Significant Weather Hazards from Storms on the West coast and in the Mississippi Valley

A powerful West Coast storm is likely to produce areas of heavy rain with life-threatening flash flooding, especially on burn scars, high winds, and significant waves along the coast. Scattered severe storms capable of damaging winds gusts, isolated large hail, and tornadoes, including larger tornadoes EF-2 or greater is expected in parts of the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau Regional Airport (KCGI)

Lat: 37.23°NLon: 89.58°WElev: 341ft.

A Few Clouds

80°F

27°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed SW 17 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.5 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 24 Oct 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Sikeston MO

Tornado Watch until October 25, 01:00am
Click here for hazard details and duration
Tornado Watch
  •  
    Tornado Watch until October 25, 01:00am

    NOW until
    1:00am Mon

    Tornado Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 79. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 53. South wind 13 to 18 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. North northwest wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 53. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 79. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Low around 53. South wind 13 to 18 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. North northwest wind 7 to 13 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 53. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Sikeston MO
 36.89°N 89.58°W
4:59 pm CDT Oct 24, 2021
5pm CDT Oct 24, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 31, 2021
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database