Check Out The Thick Fog In The Valley This Morning

Check Out The Thick Fog In The Valley This Morning

Holy cow. It's foggy out there this morning. I took this picture on Highway 431 coming over Monte Sano this morning. It is very thick in spots. There is a dense fog advisory until 9:00 this morning. Meteorologist Lauren Jones is checking to see how long that's going to stick around

Look for her Weather On The Tens.

In the news,  Governor Bentley says he plans to call a special session of the legislature to find ways to pay for incentives to lure new businesses to the state. But this morning, that's raising some financial questions. Muriel Bailey is digging for some answers.

Are you a space person? By that, I mean someone who loves reading and hearing about space exploration. We've talked a lot about the SLS system that's the next phase of the manned missions for NASA. SLS was set to go by 2017, but Lauren Morrison will let you know why that may not be the case.

And on the lighter side, an orangutan bonds with a surrogate mother. Come on. You know you want to see that, and you will at 5:25 and 6:25 in What's Trending.

It's a Thursday, and we're powering through it with you. WAFF 48 News Today is on the air!

-- Jim Abath