What we're working on Wednesday afternoon

Good afternoon,

Here's a look at what's trending on http://www.wmcactionnews5.com/ and what we're working on today.


Even with full sunshine, highs today will only reach the mid to upper 40s with a cold north wind. It will also be a frigid evening with overnight lows in the mid-20s to lower 30s.

AFTERNOON: Sunny and breezy. Winds: NE 10-15. High: 48.
TONIGHT: Clear and cold. Winds: N 5-10 mph. Low: 30.

THANKSGIVING OUTLOOK: Thanksgiving Day will be dry, sunny, and cold. Morning temperatures will be in the upper 20s and lower 30s. Highs will climb into the lower 50s. It will be slightly warmer on Black Friday with highs in the lower 60s.

WEEKEND WEATHER: Saturday will be the warmest day of the week with highs in the mid-60s under a partly cloudy sky. However, a front will move through that night and drop temperatures back down. This cold front will be dry, so no rain is expected.

Meteorologist Spencer Denton has your full 7-day forecast here: http://www.wmcactionnews5.com/weather

4 p.m. headline

Travelers hitting the road for Thanksgiving! We'll have a live look at traffic conditions in the area and the latest on your Thanksgiving and Black Friday forecasts.

5 p.m. headline

A Southaven alderman and Memphis firefighter arrested for procuring prostitution...Arianna Poindexter is LIVE with the latest updates and reaction on this developing story.

6 p.m. headline

Another report of a fake police officer pulling over drivers in the Mid-South...Brix Fowler has the warning for drivers traveling for the holiday.

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