Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau Regional Airport (KCGI)

Lat: 37.23°NLon: 89.58°WElev: 341ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.6 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 19 Aug 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Sikeston MO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 72. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South southwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 82. West southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. North wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 72. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South southwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82. West southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. North wind 7 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Sikeston MO
 36.89°N 89.58°W
11:28 pm CDT Aug 19, 2018
12am CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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