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Building Heat and Summer Storms

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) – Be prepared for plenty of heat and thunderstorms today. Today it’s highs in the low to mid-90s, heat index values above 100, and a 40% rain chance. The rain chance is dependent on your location. Higher rain chances will be in our northern and eastern communities. The farther west you are,…MORE

Fewer Thunderstorms and Higher Heat

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) -We’re halfway to the weekend. Today’s headlines include scattered storms today, fewer storms for the rest of the week, and then building heat. Today will be toasty with highs around 90 with a heat index closer to 100. Like recent days there will be thunderstorms to cool some down, there just won’t…MORE

Tracking Cristobal; Increasing Rain Chances at Home

Tracking Cristobal; Increasing Rain Chances at Home

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) – Good Tuesday. Today’s headlines include tracking Cristobal, higher humidity here, and an unsettled weather pattern going forward. Let’s start in the tropics. Tropical Depression 3 has developed into Tropical Storms Cristobal as the system has become better organized since earlier this morning. This breaks the record for the earliest third named…MORE