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  Heat increasing into the weekend

The heat will continue to increase across north Alabama into the weekend.

Police searching for woman in Decatur Walmart arson investigation

Madison police say missing child has been found

  Hot with isolated storm chances through the weekend

  Partnership to offer free COVID-19 testing for Madison County’s underserved communities

  John Hunt Park testing site reopens next week

Photo of masked suspect in Limestone County home was a prank

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Missing 65-year-old Talladega Co. woman found safe Monday morning

  HSV Police Chief to recap protests before City Council

Win an acoustic guitar autographed by country music star Craig Morgan

  Decatur Police discuss officers seen punching man on viral video

Decatur man involved with boating crash that killed Kelsey Starling pleads guilty

  HudsonAlpha offering virtual summer programs for students, educators

Marshall County man acquitted in 2010 attempted kidnapping case

A Guntersville man was acquitted in a 2010 attempted kidnapping case.

Missing 13-year-old girl found

The Emergency Missing Child Alert was canceled.

  ‘Highest Honors’ special report Wednesday: join WAFF 48 in celebrating graduates, heroes

Watch 'Highest Honors’ Wednesday night at 6:30 p.m. on WAFF 48.

  The warm up starts today! 80s by the end of the week

Happy Wednesday! Some of us are waking up to scattered showers this morning, but those shouldn't last all day long.

  Wet and windy day today with a cold Mother’s Day Weekend ahead

  A few rounds of storms today, some may be strong

Athens and Limestone County leaders giving COVID-19 update

  Nice forecast for Friday

  Windy start to the day with strong afternoon storms possible

  Dry today with storms and heavy rain overnight; Severe threat Thursday

  Another sunny but cool day on Wednesday

Happy Tuesday! It's not nearly as windy out there this morning, but it is also much cooler.

  Drying out today with colder temperatures ahead

Much quieter to start out the morning today and it should stay that way most of the week.

  Easter Sunday is a First Alert Weather Day for severe storm threat

Prepare for the possibility of strong to severe storms Sunday.

Runaway Madison teen has returned home

The Madison Police Department says a runaway teen has returned home.

  Another beautiful day in north Alabama

It is another cool morning, in the 40s, but highs will warm into the 70s with mostly sunny skies.

Judge Roy Moore to hold press conference about pastor charged for holding services during stay-at-home order

Pastor Tony Spell says Judge Roy Moore has been hired to represent his church and defend him against criminal charges.

  A chilly start with plenty of afternoon sunshine & warmth!

Happy Thursday! Another chilly start to the day out there today but it won't be that way all day!

  Strong storm chances Saturday night

A few strong storms will be possible late Saturday night ahead of a cold front.

  Very warm and sunny end to the week!

It's a cool and foggy start to the day for some of you out there today!

  Dry, warm stretch with 80s on the way

Wednesday's forecast from WAFF

  Showers and storms today, strong to severe storms expected

Isolated to scattered showers are possible through the morning hours.

  Heavy rain chances Friday

Locally heavy rain and strong gusty winds are possible with some of the storms.

  Warm & windy the next few days with a shot at 80°

WAFF's Wednesday forecast

  Unseasonably warm temperatures this week

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! We’re starting off the day a little soggy and foggy, but it won’t be like this all day long.

Alabama workers impacted by COVID-19 may file for unemployment benefits

Based on current guidance from the U.S. Department of Labor, the Alabama Department of Labor is modifying existing unemployment compensation rules.

  Cloudy skies on Monday afternoon

Happy Monday! We are starting the day with some areas of fog.

22 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in multiple Alabama counties

The number of confirmed cases of COIVD-19 has consistently increased since March 13.

  Showers today with dropping temperatures

Happy Friday! Storms are wrapping up across the Valley this morning, but more rain is possible later today.

LIVE STREAM: Limestone County EMA discusses coronavirus at 9:30 a.m.

Limestone County EMA Press Conference

  Storms possible overnight

Widespread showers and thunderstorms will fill the Tennessee Valley through the overnight hours into early Friday morning.

  Huntsville City Council to vote on proposed lodging tax increase

The city council is expected to vote on a lodging tax increase to help pay for the new amphitheater.

  Showers moving in overnight

Rain will likely become widespread after midnight.

Missing Shelby County teenager found safe

Deputies say Jay Rashad Nolen possibly left home on the morning of March 7, 2020.

  Details on Huntsville St. Patrick’s Day Parade route, registration

The parade will be at 11 a.m. March 14 in downtown Huntsville.

  Dry but breezy day ahead of a stellar weekend

Skies are clear this morning as temperatures low to mid 40s, even a few upper 30s, across much of the Valley.

  State of Alabama carries out execution of Nathaniel Woods

Woods was convicted for the June 2004 murders of three Birmingham police officers. But a co-defendant, Kerry Spencer, says he is the one who fired the gun that claimed the officers' lives.

  Showers this morning then dryer for the weekend

Rain is moving through the Tennessee Valley this morning and we have more on the way through the middle of the day today.

  Rain chances overnight; drier air at the end of the week

Rain continues through the night into Thursday morning.

  Marshall County Kitchen Cops

We have a month's worth of kitchen cops scores from Marshall County to break down.

  Cold start to your Saturday, rain chances return early next week

The weekend begins clear and cold tomorrow morning, but afternoon temperatures will rebound into the mid 50s.

  Overnight low in 20s, rain chances return Sunday

Clouds will fade tonight and temperatures will make a dive below freezing tonight. Overnight lows will be in the mid 20s, but wind chills will be in the teens.

WAFF 48 will be briefly off air overnight

If you receive our signal through an antenna, we will be off the air briefly tonight while the station changes its transmitter signal.

  Wind chills in the teens today, but dry weather continues

Happy Friday and Happy Valentine’s Day! It is chilly out there this morning so bundle up!

  Below freezing in the morning, dry and sunny Valentine’s Day

Temperatures will be below freezing, falling into the upper 20s overnight.

  Severe storm threat over; flooding remains possible

Additional heavy rainfall will be possible, which could lead to potential flooding.

  Strong to severe storms expected Wednesday night

Strong to severe storms will move through late Wednesday night.

  First Alert Weather Day for flood threat Tuesday morning

Due to the threat of heavy rain overnight, we have declared Tuesday a First Alert Weather Day for potential flooding of roadways, creeks, streams, area rivers and low-lying areas.

Friday school delays and cancelations

Due to severe flooding, several school systems in the Tennessee Valley are operating delays or are canceled.

  Light snow flurries overnight; flooding lingering

Scattered light rain will redevelop late tonight and it will begin to change over to light snow around midnight.

  Multiple roads across north Alabama impacted by floodwaters

We are receiving multiple reports of flooded roads.

Schools delayed & closed Thursday due to weather concerns

Some school districts in the Tennessee Valley have decided to delay or cancel classes Thursday because of weather concerns.

  Severe weather threat over; flood risk remains overnight

The severe weather threat is over, but gusty winds and heavy rain will be possible through the night.

  FIRST ALERT: Early school dismissals

Check back to this story for an updated list of school delays.

  Today is a First Alert Weather Day for severe storm potential

Wednesday will be a First Alert Weather Day due to the threat of strong, possibly severe, storms as well as the potential for flash flooding.

Wednesday is a First Alert Weather Day for severe storm potential

Wednesday is now a First Alert Weather Day.

Fayetteville City and Lincoln County schools to remain closed Monday due to flu

Both school systems were also closed Friday with the same problem.

  Sunshine today, then unsettled weather during the workweek

Cloud cover will gradually move out this evening leaving us with a chilly Sunday morning with temps in the middle 30s. Groundhog Day on Sunday will be unseasonably warm with high temperatures nearly 15 degrees above average with highs in the mid to upper 60s.

  Cloudy end to the week

Rain chances return today. Showers will be spotty and light in nature.

Runaway Lauderdale County teen found safe

Morgan Hamilton has been found safe.

Power restored following outage in downtown Huntsville

Huntsville Utilities has restored service to all customers in downtown Huntsville.

  Fayetteville, Lincoln County schools closed Friday because of flu

Schools in Lincoln County and Fayetteville will be closed on Friday.

  Light showers possible today, better rain possible for the weekend

Happy Wednesday! Grab your umbrella you may need it today, but it is not going to be a huge wash out.

Endangered, missing child alert issued for Louisiana woman, her 4 children ages 4-11

The five last were seen in a blue 2015 Ford F-150 pickup with a Texas license plate; a 25-year-old man may be with them

  Frost, fog possible overnight

Low temps will be near freezing with frost likely along with areas of patchy fog.

Off-duty B’ham officer shot while responding to call

There is currently a heavy police presence on Georgia Road.

Hourslong standoff in New Hope ends with murder arrest

Haley League was arrested on a murder warrant after a lengthy standoff.

  Rain coming to an end, but temperatures will drop in the afternoon

Rain is coming to an end this morning as the cold front slides to the east.

NFL player Antonio Brown released on bail by Florida judge

NFL free agent Antonio Brown was released on bail Friday after spending the night in a Florida jail.