It's October, but if you've been outside any time this week, you've noticed that it feels more like August. If you've been yearning for fall weather, we've got good news-- cooler temperatures may finally be in the forecast for West Alabama. 

ABC 33/40 Chief Meteorologist James Spann's latest blog post indicates a cold front could be headed our way by this time next week. Take a look at the difference in temperatures in the forecast.

NWS via James Spann

Spann also mentions the possibility of a tropical storm impacting the Gulf of Mexico this weekend. We'll keep you up to date on the latest.