Jan. 21: What you need to know

Bryan's Thursday forecast, Jan. 21

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - Good morning! It is Thursday, Jan. 21. Plan your day on Good Morning Region 8.

Weather Headlines

The rain moved out overnight but clouds will hang around for Thursday.

Despite yesterday’s front, temperatures won’t feel all that cold this afternoon.

Highs in the mid 50s today fall to the 40s this weekend. We also have a chance of dense fog for the Friday morning drive.

We’ll get a few peeks of sun before our next weather maker arrives Sunday.

We’re expecting 1-2″ of rainfall between Sunday and Monday.

In fact, a few thunderstorms are possible.

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

News Headlines

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