First Alert Forecast

Temperatures running below normal and lower humidity will be around for several days.

How lightning affects dairy farms

The amount of cows lives lost from lightning strikes may be more than you think. I have the answer as to why farm animals are more vulnerabl…

What is a Weather Aware Day?

As part of our promise to bring you accurate and dependable forecasts that you can use to plan your day, WRBL News 3 has instituted a Weathe…

What causes contrails?

Contrails (condensation trails) are those white lines you see behind planes or jets high in the sky. They form from water vapor condensing a…

How long does pollen last?

WEATHER QUESTION

Meteorologist Carmen Rose has the answer to this week’s weather question.

What makes a thunderstorm severe?

WEATHER QUESTION

We’re in the middle of severe weather awareness week for Alabama, so this week’s weather question is: “What makes a thunderstorm severe?” Th…

What part of the day is the coldest?

This week I asked several people which time of day they thought was cooler this time of year: 5:00 a.m. or 7:30 a.m. est? It may seem like 5…