Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, an enhanced risk of organized severe thunderstorms is possible from Iowa to Illinois and Indiana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chillicothe, Chillicothe Agri-Science Center (KCDJ)

Lat: 39.82°NLon: 93.58°WElev: 768ft.

76°F

24°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1016.8 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 20 Aug 11:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Laclede MO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 98. South southeast wind 7 to 11 mph becoming southwest.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 98. South southeast wind 7 to 11 mph becoming southwest. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Laclede MO
 39.78°N 93.16°W (Elev. 751 ft)
12:12 pm CDT Aug 20, 2019
12pm CDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2019
 
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