Watches and Warnings - ABC 33/40 - Birmingham News, Weather, Sports

StormAlert National Radar
(Updated Every 5 Minutes)
  • ABC 33/40 Weather Blog

  • Current Weather

  • Feels like | More Weather
    StormAlert Radar
    National Radar
  • Weather TeamMore>>

  • James Spann

    James Spann

    James is the Chief Meteorologist for ABC 33/40. He can be seen weeknights on the news at 4, 5, 6, and 10 o'clock. He joined ABC 33/40 one month after the station signed on the air in the fall of 1996.More >>
    James is the Chief Meteorologist for ABC 33/40. He can be seen weeknights on the news at 5, 6, and 10 o'clock.More >>
  • Charles Daniel

    Charles Daniel

    Charles is originally from Marietta, Georgia. He graduated from the University of Alabama with a degree in Communications. Severe weather the day before graduation changed his life forever.More >>
    Charles is originally from Marietta, Georgia. He graduated from the University of Alabama with a degree in Communications. Severe weather the day before graduation changed his life forever.
    More >>
  • Meaghan Thomas

    Meaghan Thomas

    Meaghan was born in Atlanta, Georgia and grew up in the suburb of Johns Creek. Her passion for broadcasting and meteorology became apparent in middle school and from that she has never deviated.More >>
    Meaghan was born in Atlanta, Georgia and grew up in the suburb of Johns Creek. Her passion for broadcasting and meteorology became apparent in middle school and from that she has never deviated.More >>
  • Brian Peters

    Brian Peters

    Brian Peters watched lightning as a child, so it was no surprise that when a hurricane affected him in Florida, he would choose to go into the field of meteorology.
    More >>
    Brian Peters watched lightning as a child, so it was no surprise that when a hurricane affected him in Florida, he would choose to go into the field of meteorology.More >>
  • Extreme WeatherMore>>

  • Trapped miners rescued in Nicaragua; 5 remain

    Trapped miners rescued in Nicaragua; 5 remain

    Saturday, August 30 2014 7:01 PM EDT2014-08-30 23:01:06 GMT
    Rescuers using long ladders tried to get food and water to freelance miners trapped in a Nicaraguan gold mine, as the effort to reach the 24 men entered its second day.More >>
    Rescue workers and trapped miners alike frantically dug away at opposite sides of rock and mud that blocked a Nicaragua gold mine, finally succeeding in freeing at least 20 men. Efforts to reach five miners still missing...More >>
  • Wind, weather stoke Northern California wildfires

    Wind, weather stoke Northern California wildfires

    Saturday, August 30 2014 6:31 PM EDT2014-08-30 22:31:48 GMT
    The U.S. Forest Service says a pair of wildfires sparked by lightning nearly three weeks ago continues to grow while threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.More >>
    A pair of wildfires sparked by lightning nearly three weeks ago was still growing on Saturday while threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.More >>
  • In quake, barrels became quarter-ton projectiles

    In quake, barrels became quarter-ton projectiles

    Saturday, August 30 2014 10:42 AM EDT2014-08-30 14:42:18 GMT
    Napa Valley's seismically reinforced winery buildings generally held up to the largest earthquake to hit Northern California in a quarter-century, but the precious wine piled inside often did not.More >>
    Napa Valley's seismically reinforced winery buildings generally held up to the largest earthquake to hit Northern California in a quarter-century, but the precious wine piled inside often did not.More >>