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Very heavy rainfall and flooding possible in central and southern U.S. on Tuesday and Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple waves of heavy rain across a swath of the central and southern U.S., from Texas up to Michigan on Tuesday and into Wednesday. Parts of the ArkLaTex region could see 5 to 7 inches of rain on Wednesday. Freezing rain will also be possible in the Upper Midwest over next couple days, with snow in the Northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau Regional Airport (KCGI)

Lat: 37.23°NLon: 89.58°WElev: 341ft.

Overcast

19°C

67°F

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 26 G 41 km/h
Barometer 1015.7 mb (30.00 in)
Dewpoint 15°C (59°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 20 Feb 3:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WNW Glenallen MO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind around 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 18 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 22. South wind 23 to 29 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 22 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers before 8pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 3am, then showers after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 2. South wind 21 to 24 km/h becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 2 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers.  High near 2. North wind around 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 2 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers.  Low around 1. North northeast wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 1 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 10. North northeast wind 8 to 13 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 10 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 8. East northeast wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 15. West southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Showers

    High: 15 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 9. East wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Showers

    Low: 9 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind around 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 22. South wind 23 to 29 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers before 8pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 3am, then showers after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 2. South wind 21 to 24 km/h becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday
Showers. High near 2. North wind around 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday Night
Showers. Low around 1. North northeast wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 10. North northeast wind 8 to 13 km/h.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 8. East northeast wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 15. West southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 9. East wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming south southwest after midnight.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 18. Southwest wind around 14 km/h.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. South wind 14 to 21 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. West northwest wind 16 to 21 km/h becoming northwest 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 1. South southeast wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 14. South southeast wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WNW Glenallen MO
 37.33°N 90.12°W
4:15 am CST Feb 20, 2018
4am CST Feb 20, 2018-6pm CST Feb 26, 2018
 
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