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Area forecast discussion 
National Weather Service Birmingham Alabama
1024 PM CDT sun Aug 2 2015

Update...
evening update.

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Discussion...

After another hot and mostly dry day across central
Alabama...mostly clear skies are prevailing late this evening. The
only exception is across our far southeastern counties once
again...where outflow boundaries from storms in Georgia have
triggered very isolated showers at times over the past couple of
hours. Isolated shower activity will remain possible through
midnight for our southeastern counties...then come to an end
toward the early morning hours.

Dewpoints at this hour are all over the place...with mixing
continuing at a few locations and decoupling of the boundary layer
at others. Therefore...a few 50s dewpoints remain but 60s are the
most prevalent across the northern half of central Alabama.
Also...the old surface boundary remains across far southeast
Alabama this evening with very moist conditions present for Troy,
Eufaula, and Phenix City. Dry and hot conditions return once again
during the day on Monday with dry air and surface ridging
dominating the weather pattern. Evening updates are out.

56/gdg

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Aviation...
00z taf discussion.

Conditions across central Alabama remain virtually the same the
next 24 hours. Therefore...a VFR forecast. A few outflow
boundaries were rotating westward near toi...with a few showers
just beginning to develop. Confidence on occurrence at the
terminal was not high enough to mention at this time.
Otherwise...few-sct cumulus will dissipate this evening. Some
cirrus will move west to east over the region overnight with clear
skies most locations Monday. Winds will be on the light side and
somewhat variable...from northwest to northeast.

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Fire weather...

Dry conditions are expected across most of the area over the
weekend. No rain through Tuesday. Minimum relative humidity values through
Tuesday will be in the 25-35 percent range but expect winds will
be well below criteria during this time.

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Preliminary point temps/pops...
Gadsden 66 95 67 96 71 / 0 10 0 10 10
Anniston 66 95 68 96 72 / 10 10 0 10 10
Birmingham 69 95 72 98 75 / 0 10 0 10 10
Tuscaloosa 68 97 71 99 74 / 0 10 0 10 10
Calera 67 94 67 95 72 / 10 10 0 10 10
Auburn 71 93 72 95 73 / 10 10 0 10 10
Montgomery 71 97 71 98 74 / 10 10 0 10 10
Troy 69 96 71 96 73 / 10 10 0 10 10

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Bmx watches/warnings/advisories...
none.
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