Strong storms possible; search on for missing man

Bryan's Wednesday forecast

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - Good morning, Region 8. It’s Wednesday, May 15.

Weather Headlines

A few showers will be possible in the eastern half of Region 8 this morning as a couple of weak disturbances move through.

Scattered thunderstorms are expected this afternoon. A few may be strong.

Temperatures this morning are near 60 with light southeast winds and clear skies.

Highs today should reach the mid-80s with mostly sunny skies.

Lows tonight in the low 60s with rain ending.

Meteorologist Bryan McCormick has your full forecast coming up at the top of the hour. Watch LIVE.

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Destiny Quinn and Tiffany Neely will have those stories and more coming up in the 6 o’clock hour of Good Morning Region 8. Watch LIVE.

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