Severe weather rolls through Region 8 Thursday afternoon - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Severe weather rolls through Region 8 Thursday afternoon

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Near Portageville (Source: Chris Porter) Near Portageville (Source: Chris Porter)

NEW MADRID & PEMISCOT COUNTIES (KAIT) – Severe weather has hit Region 8 Thursday afternoon as several land spouts and funnel clouds are spotted in New Madrid and Pemiscot Counties.

The New Madrid County Sheriff says there are no injuries and no damage being reported near Portageville.

Our weather team continues to watch out for more threats for the area.

Viewers are sending in photos of the storms, which can be viewed along the side of this story. If you have photos to share, you can send them into theloop.kait8.com

We will continue to track these storms and bring you the latest information possible.

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