Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau Regional Airport (KCGI)

Lat: 37.23°NLon: 89.58°WElev: 341ft.

A Few Clouds

60°F

16°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.8 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Mar 1:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Cape Girardeau MO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a steady temperature around 59. South wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Low around 57. South wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then a chance of showers between 9am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South southwest wind 7 to 11 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. North northeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a steady temperature around 59. South wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Low around 57. South wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then a chance of showers between 9am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South southwest wind 7 to 11 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. North northeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. East northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. East wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. East wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 11 to 14 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Cape Girardeau MO
 37.31°N 89.53°W
1:47 pm CST Mar 2, 2024
2pm CST Mar 2, 2024-6pm CST Mar 8, 2024
 
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