What we're working on Thursday morning

Good Thursday morning!

We have in depth team coverage of the storm system in the Mid-South. We have two rounds of this...It will be a rainy commute this morning, and later this afternoon, the second round could get severe. We spell out what to expect this morning and throughout the day to keep you prepared on WMC Action News 5.  We are also looking at some of the severe weather across our region. We have weather and traffic no more than 7 minutes away.

We could learn more today about what caused turbulence on a flight bound for Memphis. At least two flight attendants were hurt. Details this morning on WMC.

The interim Memphis police director is responding to alarming numbers we uncovered showing the rise of violence in Memphis. The homicide rate has nearly doubled compared to the same time period last year. We break down the numbers this morning on WMC.

The investigation of last week's terror attacks in Brussels uncovered new evidence about the potential ISIS target list. Fresh new details this morning on WMC.


It is a busy day in the weather department. We have a rainy commute this morning. We also have another round coming later this evening which could be severe and may produce tornadoes. We will spell out what to expect today. We also have team coverage with Brix Fowler in our Storm Tracker 5 vehicle out and about in the weather.

Here are the top stories on wmcactionnews5.com :

StormTrack Doppler 5 (Multiple Views)

You Track Storms: Interactive Radar 

Join us for all of your news weather and traffic live from 4:30-7am on WMC Action News 5.

Andrew Douglas