Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

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Current conditions at

Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau Regional Airport (KCGI)

Lat: 37.23°NLon: 89.58°WElev: 341ft.

A Few Clouds

14°C

58°F

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed W 7 km/h
Barometer 1016.7 mb (30.03 in)
Dewpoint 11°C (51°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 8 May 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

East Prairie MO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. West wind 8 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers, mainly between 7am and 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. East northeast wind 11 to 21 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 21 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southeast wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 11am.  High near 23. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 24 to 34 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 23 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. North wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 17. North northeast wind 14 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Isolated showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. North northeast wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Northeast wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Northeast wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 9 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. West wind 8 to 13 km/h.
Saturday
Scattered showers, mainly between 7am and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. East northeast wind 11 to 21 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southeast wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 11am. High near 23. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 24 to 34 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. North wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 17. North northeast wind 14 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.
Monday Night
Isolated showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. North northeast wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Northeast wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Northeast wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. East northeast wind 11 to 16 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. North wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 23. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
East Prairie MO
 36.79°N 89.39°W
3:17 am CDT May 8, 2021
3am CDT May 8, 2021-6pm CDT May 14, 2021
 
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