Ashley Carter

Ashley is the Weekend Weather Anchor on WAAY

Title: Reporter/Weekend Weather Anchor

Ashely was born and raised in Arlington, Texas, but traveled further west to pursue a career in broadcasting. She graduated Cum Laude from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University. While in college, Ashley worked for the student run Cronkite News as a multimedia journalist and weather anchor. She was involved in many organizations on campus, including the National Association of Black Journalists and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

She’s currently enrolled in Mississippi State’s Broadcast Operational Meteorology Program where she will obtain her certificate in meteorology in 2022.

Ashley loves watching reality TV and trying out new recipes from Pinterest. She enjoys all Huntsville and North Alabama has to offer.

Recent Posts by Ashley Carter

Local Rosa Parks Committee commemorates her on 66th anniversary, pushes for local change

Wednesday marks 66 years since Rosa Parks made history for refusing to give up her seat on a Montgomery bus. Her arrest turned into a pivotal moment in the Civil Rights Movement.

Huntsville Hospital Foundation uses Giving Tuesday funds for new equipment in children's hospital

They said the need for treating children with respiratory illnesses like flu and RSV has increased this year, and each piece of equipment will be used to help treat some of the sickest patients at the children's hospital.

Health officials researching vaccine effectiveness on omicron Covid-19 variant

Dr. Marrazzo said laboratory testing into how much current Covid-19 vaccines will protect against the new omicron variant has already begun.

Chilly start to the work week

The cool calm condition will set things up for a big cool down overnight and for the beginning of the work week.

Pleasant, dry night ahead

Temperatures have made a nice comeback after the chilly start. Highs this afternoon in the upper 50's with plenty of sunshine all across North Alabama.

Seasonable afternoon highs to kick off the weekend

A downright cold morning with temperatures across North Alabama in the mid to upper 20's as we're waking up.

Shoppers, stores taking full advantage of early Black Friday deals

It may not be Friday yet, but shoppers are already hitting the mall to grab Black Friday deals.

Businesses find ways to manage staffing shortage, busy holiday season

They say the ultimate key to keeping customers and staff happy is going to be patience.

Chilly temperatures to start the holiday week

Two fronts will make its presence shown as it makes it's way through North Alabama this evening.

Coldest air of the season moving through Sunday

Lows will be about 10 degrees warmer than what we saw last night

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