Strong Cold Front Pushing Through the East; Frigid Air Returns To Upper Midwest

A strong cold front will push through the East to produce a number of hazards: heavy to excessive rainfall especially from D.C. to Boston, strong to severe storms in Florida, some snow in New England and gusty winds. Meanwhile, a clipper cold front will sweep through the Midwest and plunge through the Plains to deliver a fresh arctic air mass with frigid temperatures and bitterly cold wind chills. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau Regional Airport (KCGI)

Lat: 37.23°NLon: 89.58°WElev: 341ft.

Fair

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill15°F (-9°C)
Last update 24 Jan 1:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Benton MO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 26. West northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 40. West southwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 14. North northwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 28. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 28 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 39. West southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 26. West northwest wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 40. West southwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 14. North northwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 28. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South southwest wind around 9 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39. West southwest wind around 8 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West southwest wind around 8 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind around 9 mph.
Monday
A chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West southwest wind 14 to 17 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27. North northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. North northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. North northwest wind around 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Benton MO
 37.11°N 89.57°W
2:18 am CST Jan 24, 2019
2am CST Jan 24, 2019-6pm CST Jan 30, 2019
 
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