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First Alert Weather Day

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   Good morning. Trent Butler here. Today is a First Alert weather day. WAFF 48 Meteorologist David Ernst says there will be a threat for strong to severe thunderstorms as we move into the afternoon hours. This will include a tornado threat.  This morning, David will show you when to expect the strongest winds here in the Tennessee Valley. 

   One local community is preparing to open up a brand new shelter six months early just in case it's needed today. We'll show you how Harvest and other area communities are getting ready for the possibility of damaging storms. 

   Now is a good time for you and your family to talk about a plan about where you will shelter if a tornado warning is issued. We will stream any updates, watches or warnings on waff.com and on our mobile app.  This morning on WAFF 48 News Today, we'll help you get ready for this First Alert weather day.  

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