Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Heavy rain has come to an end across the Northeast U.S. as Florence moves into the Atlantic, but major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks as Florence's rainfall makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau Regional Airport (KCGI)

Lat: 37.23°NLon: 89.58°WElev: 341ft.

Fair

69°F

21°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 19 Sep 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cape Girardeau MO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Light south wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 93. Light south southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. North northeast wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North northeast wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Light south wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 93. Light south southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind around 7 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. North northeast wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North northeast wind around 7 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Cape Girardeau MO
 37.31°N 89.56°W
2:12 am CDT Sep 19, 2018
2am CDT Sep 19, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 25, 2018
 
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