Severe Thunderstorms Wednesday in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Thunderstorms associated with severe wind gusts, large hail to very large hail, flash flooding, and a couple tornadoes will be possible Wednesday afternoon and night across parts of the Upper Midwest and extending into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau Regional Airport (KCGI)

Lat: 37.23°NLon: 89.58°WElev: 341ft.

Fog

73°F

23°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.1 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Last update 28 Jul 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cairo Regional Airport IL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 109. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Light west southwest wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming north northeast around 6 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light north wind.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming north northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Calm wind.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 109. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Light west southwest wind.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming north northeast around 6 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light north wind.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming north northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Light north northeast wind.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming north northeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. North northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 6 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Cairo Regional Airport IL
 37.08°N 89.24°W
8:15 am CDT Jul 28, 2021
8am CDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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