JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Good morning, Region 8. It’s Thursday, April 25.
A low pressure system is spinning over the ArkLaTex this morning with severe thunderstorms rolling across the deep south.
We do not expect strong thunderstorms in Region 8 today, although widespread rain is picking up in our western counties.
Rain chances will slowly increase across the Mid-South over the next 36 hours as a cold front slowly invades the region.
Rainfall totals around one inch with spotty higher amounts.
Meteorologist Bryan McCormick has your full forecast coming up at the top of the hour. Watch LIVE.
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Destiny Quinn will have those stories and more coming up in the 6 o’clock hour of Good Morning Region 8. Watch LIVE.