Severe Storms Expected Across Upper Midwest; Heat Advisories in the Plains

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau Regional Airport (KCGI)

Lat: 37.23°NLon: 89.58°WElev: 341ft.

Overcast

85°F

29°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.1 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 9 Aug 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cape Girardeau MO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Light south southwest wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light west northwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light northeast wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 6 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Light south southwest wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light west northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light northeast wind.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light east northeast wind.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light south southeast wind.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Cape Girardeau MO
 37.31°N 89.56°W
12:16 pm CDT Aug 9, 2020
1pm CDT Aug 9, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 15, 2020
 
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