Winter Storm Impacting the Central and Eastern U.S.; Another Winter Storm Moves into the West

A strengthening winter storm with trailing cold front will continue to progress across the central U.S. today then the eastern U.S. on Wednesday. Areas of heavy snow, severe thunderstorms, record high temperatures, high winds, and critical fire weather are expected due to the storm. Another storm system is likely to spread heavy rain and snow with strong winds across the West later this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau Regional Airport (KCGI)

Lat: 37.23°NLon: 89.58°WElev: 341ft.

Overcast

64°F

18°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 29.53 in (999.7 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Feb 6:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Scott City MO

Wind Advisory until February 28, 03:00am
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until February 28, 03:00am

    NOW until
    3:00am Wed

    Wind Advisory

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then rain likely, mainly between 3am and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 22 to 25 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. South southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of rain before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then rain likely, mainly between 3am and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 22 to 25 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. South southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of rain before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. South wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southeast wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Monday
Rain and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Scott City MO
 37.22°N 89.54°W
5:02 am CST Feb 27, 2024
7am CST Feb 27, 2024-6pm CST Mar 4, 2024
 
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