ON WAFF 48 NEWS TODAY

ON WAFF 48 NEWS TODAY

We've made it to Friday. Here is what we are working on this morning in the WAFF 48 Newsroom.

An AIR QUALITY alert is issued for Madison & Morgan Counties today. This is specifically for children and those dealing with respiratory problems like asthma. The Alabama Department of Environmental Management issued a code orange alert, meaning there is a high concentration of pollutants low to the ground that could make it difficult for come to breathe. We'll break down everything you need to know right at the start of every half hour during WAFF 48 News Today.

On the political front- there may be a little tension between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders supporters. However, there is one thing they all agree on, it's time to take on Donald Trump. We'll map out the plan for Democrats at 5:00 & 6:00 a.m. to unite and take down "The Donald."

Fans around the world prepare to say a final goodbye to "The Greatest" Muhammad Ali. We'll take you to Kentucky for his home-going celebrations. Starting with a procession through the streets of his hometown of Louisville.

Once you do get to go outside, of course prepare for the heat. Meteorologist David Ernst is breaking down your forecast and why we could hit record highs this weekend. Tune in for weather on the 10s.

A ton of events are happening this weekend, so make sure to watch our weekend breakdown at 5:10 a.m. & 6:40 a.m.

See you starting at 4:30 a.m.

--Margo Gray