Severe Weather Moving Into Region 8

Jonesboro, AR - Severe weather is currently moving east from the western parts of Arkansas and Missouri.  The storms are expected to hit North Central Arkansas by late afternoon and Northeast Arkansas and Southeast Missouri by early evening.

The main threat with the storms will be strong winds in excess of 50 miles per hour, hail, and locally heavy downpours.

The K8 Storm Team is tracking these storms.  They will have updates on the air as needed and continuous coverage on our 24/7 weather channel (Digital 8.2 or Suddenlink channel 247).