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Severe weather risk and flash flood potential continue on Sunday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected across much of the central and southern Plains towards the Miss. River Valley on Sunday. The Storm Prediction Center indicates a Slight Risk for these areas. Isolated tornadoes, hail and damaging winds are all possible. Flash flooding is also forecast from central Iowa into southern Texas where the heaviest rainfall is expected.
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Current conditions at

Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau Regional Airport (KCGI)

Lat: 37.23°NLon: 89.58°WElev: 341ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed S 16 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 24 May 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cape Girardeau MO

  • This
    Afternoon

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 69 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 69. South wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 78. South southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Cape Girardeau MO
 37.31°N 89.56°W
4:15 pm CDT May 24, 2015
5pm CDT May 24, 2015-6pm CDT May 30, 2015
 
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