Heavy Rainfall, Flooding, And Severe Thunderstorm Threats From The Mid South To The Great Lakes Today And Tonight

A slow moving low pressure system and cold front will bring the potential for severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds and isolated tornadoes from portions of the Mid South to the Midwest and Great Lakes today and tonight. Heavy rainfall could also lead to flooding concerns. The severe weather threat will shift to the Mid Atlantic and Northeast on Wednesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau Regional Airport (KCGI)

Lat: 37.23°NLon: 89.58°WElev: 341ft.

A Few Clouds

85°F

29°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed SW 17 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 25 Sep 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Cape Girardeau MO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southwest wind 5 to 11 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 71. North wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southwest wind 5 to 11 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 71. North wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Light and variable wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Cape Girardeau MO
 37.29°N 89.59°W
1:27 pm CDT Sep 25, 2018
2pm CDT Sep 25, 2018-6pm CDT Oct 1, 2018
 
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