A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued for areas west of Omaha until 11 p.m.; however, the metro area will likely have thunderstorms on and off throughout the overnight.
For years Jim Siedlecki has been unfairly putting Daybreak Meteorologist Rusty Lord in tough situations with snakes and spiders. Today, on Live at Midday, Rusty decided it was time to face his fears.
Sarah Crosier from the Henry Doorly Zoo brought two tarantulas but only one was allowed out of the cage. Before the end of the show Rusty said he'd let the spider crawl on his hand.