JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Severe thunderstorms packing heavy rain, dangerous lightning and gusty winds made their way through Region 8 Wednesday.
The clean up began late in the afternoon and continues into Thursday.
Many areas reported power outages, trees toppled, and signs blown out.
According to the Entergy Arkansas Inc. outage
, Jackson and White County have over 1,000 customers without power. Surrounding areas are experiencing varying outages.
The power could return in some areas around noon Thursday, according to the map.