LOOK AHEAD: Showers expected throughout the day; Man charged with murder of daughter seeks youthful offender status

Good morning! Here are some stories to be looking for today:

Rain and scattered storms expected throughout the day:

There is a 50% chance of rain in the Valley today. While severe storms are not expected, there may be frequent lightning and strong winds along with small hail. Temperatures will reach the upper 80s by lunchtime, which is a cool down compared to last week.

It will also feel muggier today compared to the weekend. Showers should fade by the evening hours, but a couple of storms may pop up overnight.

The 48 Storm Team will keep you covered on-air and online.

Man charged with murder of infant daughter seeks youthful offender status:

A Jackson County man charged in the death of his baby daughter will be in court Tuesday seeking youthful offender status

Marcus Shane Anderson is charged with murder for his 9-week-old daughter's death in October 2013.

Anderson was 18 at the time. An autopsy revealed the baby had traumatic head injuries.

Youthful offender status means you won't get more than three years in prison and the case is sealed. 

Anderson's hearing is set for 9 a.m.

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