Severe Thunderstorm and Critical Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Tuesday

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms Tuesday with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible Tuesday due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. 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 78%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Jackson MOSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 1am.  Low around 65. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Breezy.
    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 82. West southwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Low around 52. South wind 14 to 18 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. North wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 1am. Low around 65. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 82. West southwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Low around 52. South wind 14 to 18 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. North wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 11 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. North wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. North wind 6 to 11 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 6 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
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Jackson MOSimilar City Names
 37.38°N 89.64°W
7:17 am CDT Apr 16, 2024
8am CDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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