May 14: What you need to know

Updated: May. 14, 2021 at 5:30 AM CDT
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JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - Good morning! It is Friday, May 14. Plan your day on Good Morning Region 8.

Weather Headlines

Today will make the longest stretch of rain-free weather since early April, although unsettled conditions return early next week.

Abundant sunshine will send temperatures into the mid-70s this afternoon with light east winds.

It’ll feel just as warm tomorrow but a couple showers become possible in our northern counties.

Sunday looks mainly dry but rain chances ramp up by Monday as a series of upper disturbances ride along a stalled front.

Daily scattered showers and thunderstorms continue through the middle of next week.

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

Watch LIVE.

News Headlines

A day after the Centers for Disease Control gave the go-ahead, Region 8 parents lined up with their children to get the COVID-19 vaccine for their kids.

Jonesboro officials hope a state baseball tournament this weekend will be a grand slam to the city’s economy.

Road departments on both sides of the Mississippi River have taken the first steps in repairing the I-40 bridge, but it’s still up in the air when it will be completed.

Jurnee Taylor and Adam Jones 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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