Severe weather impacts Birmingham area overnight

Severe weather impacts Birmingham area overnight

. - Good Thursday morning!  Here are a few stories we are covering for you this morning on WBRC/FOX6 Good Day Alabama:

Severe lightning strikes around our viewing area.  We have the incredible images, but also the newest information on restoring lost power to many areas!

A Birmingham city councilman joins us with his proposal to spend a surplus in the budget.  Listen to what he has to say to see if you agree or disagree.

More reaction from Orlando on the sad discovery of a two-year-old boy snatched out of the resort waters of Disney World.  We interviewed a wildlife expert Wednesday on Good Day and that interview is now available on the WBRC News app!

In sports news, Golden State will be without center Andrew Bogut for the rest of the NBA Finals. He suffered a knee injury in Game 5 of the series and will need six to eight weeks to recover.

Also, best-selling author James Patterson wants to reach even more readers with his new bookshots! He explains this new concept... $5 books you read in one sitting!

Summer is the time when many people move and our organizer joins us with some pointers to get it done safe and smooth!

Summer is also time to hit the pools but we remind you about some safety to keep your family safe!

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