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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau Regional Airport (KCGI)

Lat: 37.23°NLon: 89.58°WElev: 341ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

84°F

29°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 20 Aug 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

East Prairie MO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 107. South southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 81. North northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 107. South southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81. North northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 58. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
East Prairie MO
 36.79°N 89.39°W
3:28 pm CDT Aug 20, 2017
4pm CDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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