Download the weather app with Meteorologist Ron Childers - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Download the weather app with Action News 5 Meteorologist Ron Childers

(WMC-TV) – With cold temperatures and the chance of snow for the Mid-South, Action News 5 wants to keep you informed. Meteorologist Ron Childers shows you how to keep track of everything that's going on right in the palm of your hand.

You can do it on your mobile or on your iPad tablet. All you have to do is download the Action News 5 Storm Track app.

It's free and available for your Android systems, as well as the iPhone or iPad. The great thing about this app, you've got the live radar in the palm of your hand.

You can look at the past hour or you can even look at what's expected in the next hour in the way of precipitation.

This weekend and the beginning of next week, temperatures are going to be critical and the Storm Track app has forecasted hour by hour forecasts.

You'll also find links to news stories and our latest video webcasts, so you can stay up-to-date on the always changing weather.

So take a couple minutes today and download the Action News 5 Storm Track App.

Just go to your iTunes store or if you're using an Android system, go to the Play Store.

The best thing about it: it's free and it only takes a few seconds to download.

Action News 5 also offers multiple alerts that will keep you informed about the weather, school and business closings, and breaking news. You can choose which alerts you want to receive by either e-mail or straight to your phone via text messages.

You can also subscribe to our text and e-mail alerts by going here: http://www.wmctv.com/category/217774/preference-center

Get the latest from Action News 5 anytime: iPhone | iPad | Android | SMS Alerts | Email Alerts | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram

Copyright 2014 WMC-TV. All rights reserved.

  • Region 8 News</span><a class="customMoreLink" href="/Global/category.asp?C=4391" target="_top">More >></a>Region 8 NewsMore>>

  • More rain and severe weather on the way

    More rain and severe weather on the way

    Saturday, February 24 2018 10:07 AM EST2018-02-24 15:07:09 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The showers continue to fall, pushing this to maybe be the wettest February on record for Jonesboro. As the rain continues, the possibility of severe weather is increasing, along with the significantly high water levels that are causing problems for roads and highways across the area. The following roads and state highways are experiencing flooding: CRAIGHEAD CO: Highway 230 in Craighead County is closed JACKSON CO: Highway 18 in Jackson County Highway 37 in Jackson County ...

    The showers continue to fall, pushing this to maybe be the wettest February on record for Jonesboro. As the rain continues, the possibility of severe weather is increasing, along with the significantly high water levels that are causing problems for roads and highways across the area. The following roads and state highways are experiencing flooding: CRAIGHEAD CO: Highway 230 in Craighead County is closed JACKSON CO: Highway 18 in Jackson County Highway 37 in Jackson County ...

  • Two arrested in kidnapping of missing girl

    Two arrested in kidnapping of missing girl

    Friday, February 23 2018 4:36 PM EST2018-02-23 21:36:59 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 8:36 AM EST2018-02-24 13:36:28 GMT

    Two people were in custody Friday after their arrest on suspicion of kidnapping a Mississippi County girl. 

    Two people were in custody Friday after their arrest on suspicion of kidnapping a Mississippi County girl. 

  • breaking

    Dollar General decides to close South Caraway Road store

    Dollar General decides to close South Caraway Road store

    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:27 PM EST2018-02-23 02:27:45 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:06 PM EST2018-02-23 03:06:27 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    According to company officials, the Dollar General store on South Caraway Road in the Highland Square shopping center is closing its doors. 

    According to company officials, the Dollar General store on South Caraway Road in the Highland Square shopping center is closing its doors. 

Powered by Frankly