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Severe weather pummels much of the South--Tune into WAFF 48 News Today for a full report

Good Morning on the Christmas Eve.

For the most part, severe storms spared much of the Tennessee Valley, however some damage was reported in Lauderdale county we'll take you there live on WAFF 48 News Today.

Also, you're waking up to Tennessee under a state of emergency this morning after storms hit hard spawning tornadoes. Authorities confirmed at least two people died in these storms overnight. We sent WAFF 48's Jake Berent to Wayne county which saw much of the damage.

A family drama in Alabama over a storm shelter ends in a stabbing. You have to hear that story at 5:30 a.m.

We know many of you are trying to get to loved ones today. We'll be keeping a check on air travel delays out of  our surrounding airports throughout the show.

Also, we'll be keeping an eye on your roads in your First Alert Road Report.

See you starting at 4:30 a.m.

-- Margo Gray

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