Showers and storms continue, very hot by the weekend

The remnants of Barry continue to bring showers and storms for the next couple days before the heat builds back in by the weekend.

Posted: Jul 15, 2019 3:42 PM
Updated: Jul 15, 2019 10:53 PM

We continue to deal with the remnants of what was Hurricane Barry to start off the new work week. Scattered showers and thunderstorms will continue this afternoon and evening, with the greatest threat for areas along and east of I-65. Most of the Tennessee Valley should be dry after midnight with temperatures staying in the lower 70s. 

More scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible mainly during the afternoon and early evening on Tuesday, with highs right around 90. Tomorrow will be breezy with winds ranging from 10 to 20 MPH with gusts up to 30 MPH throughout the day. Showers and thunderstorms will become more widespread on Wednesday before the remnants of Barry finally moves out of the area Wednesday evening.

The big story for the second half of the work week will be the heat. Temperatures climb well into the mid-90s by Thursday and Friday. When you factor in the humidity, it will feel more like the upper 90s and lower 100s, especially on Friday and into the weekend. Some isolated showers and thunderstorms may provide a little relief from the heat, but will not be as widespread as what we have had over the last couple days. If you have any outdoor plans late this week or into the weekend, be sure to stay hydrated.

Huntsville
Broken Clouds
79° wxIcon
Hi: 83° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 81°
Florence
Few Clouds
80° wxIcon
Hi: 85° Lo: 70°
Feels Like: 83°
Fayetteville
Broken Clouds
79° wxIcon
Hi: 82° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 81°
Decatur
Scattered Clouds
78° wxIcon
Hi: 83° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 80°
Scottsboro
Broken Clouds
81° wxIcon
Hi: 82° Lo: 67°
Feels Like: 85°
WAAY Radar
WAAY WAAY-TV Cam
WAAY Temperatures

Alabama Coronavirus Cases

Confirmed Cases: 18766

Reported Deaths: 651
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Mobile2284118
Jefferson1884103
Montgomery182343
Tuscaloosa82216
Marshall7059
Franklin5788
Lee55834
Shelby52220
Tallapoosa43266
Butler41918
Walker3812
Elmore3729
Chambers35926
Madison3464
Morgan2981
Unassigned2972
Baldwin2929
Dallas2873
Etowah26212
Lowndes25912
DeKalb2573
Autauga2395
Coffee2391
Sumter2287
Houston2265
Bullock2156
Pike2080
Colbert1872
Hale1799
Russell1770
Barbour1771
Marengo1746
Lauderdale1692
Calhoun1653
Wilcox1547
Choctaw15310
Cullman1501
Clarke1492
St. Clair1311
Randolph1287
Marion12411
Dale1230
Pickens1215
Talladega1175
Limestone1080
Chilton1051
Greene954
Winston910
Macon874
Jackson833
Henry812
Covington811
Crenshaw783
Bibb761
Escambia753
Washington726
Blount631
Lawrence510
Monroe452
Geneva440
Perry420
Conecuh411
Coosa401
Cherokee383
Clay282
Lamar260
Fayette160
Cleburne151

Tennessee Coronavirus Cases

Confirmed Cases: 24833

Reported Deaths: 388
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Davidson542965
Shelby5428119
Trousdale13944
Rutherford132128
Hamilton93516
Sumner93146
Lake8350
Bledsoe6101
Williamson57711
Putnam5196
Robertson5165
Tipton4593
Wilson4428
Knox4365
Out of TN4264
Bedford2954
Montgomery2833
Rhea2140
Hardeman2010
Madison1732
Bradley1611
Unassigned1610
Macon1583
Loudon1570
McMinn14414
Cheatham1350
Fayette1252
Cumberland1191
Dickson1180
Maury1050
Sevier942
Blount933
Washington750
Coffee740
Monroe692
Wayne640
Gibson631
Sullivan602
Lauderdale591
Hickman580
Dyer570
Franklin541
Greene522
Unicoi480
Obion433
Hamblen432
Marion421
Anderson411
DeKalb380
Smith371
White340
Hawkins342
Marshall331
Lawrence330
Haywood332
Overton320
Cannon320
Grundy311
Henry310
Lincoln290
Jefferson280
Carroll281
Meigs270
Weakley260
Warren260
Perry240
Hardin222
Cocke210
Sequatchie190
Carter191
Johnson190
Jackson190
Polk180
Campbell181
Morgan170
Roane160
Crockett162
Humphreys151
McNairy150
Henderson150
Stewart130
Claiborne120
Chester120
Fentress120
Giles120
Scott120
Grainger110
Clay80
Houston80
Benton71
Moore50
Decatur50
Van Buren40
Union40
Pickett30
Lewis30
Hancock10

 

 

Community Events