[SeMissourian.com] Fair ~ 75°F  
River stage: 24.54 ft. Falling
Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014
Hot weather for a change (08/15/14) 1

Hello, Polar Vortex (07/11/14)

Two chances for severe storms (07/07/14)

Mother Nature puts on a show (06/20/14)

Tornado Watch for today, then heavy rain in the coming days (06/04/14)

We're still in the bullseye (04/03/14)

Moderate Risk of severe storms for Thursday (04/02/14)

Forecast trending toward more snow, less ice (03/01/14) 3

The forecast isn't getting any better (02/28/14) 3

Get ready for everybody's least favorite type of precip (02/27/14)

Three chances of snow in the forecast (02/25/14)

Warm but ugly (02/20/14)

Nice weather in February? Get ready for thunderstorms (02/18/14)

Here it comes (02/04/14)

Winter Storm Watch issued; forecast remains hideously complicated (02/03/14)

One hideously complicated forecast (01/30/14)

We're now above freezing! Also, Winter Weather Advisory issued (01/08/14)

What does a wind chill of -20F feel like? We'll find out soon. (01/03/14)

A new F-word to worry about: "Frigid" (01/02/14)

Mothership cloud not included: Weather photos from 2013 (12/30/13) 1

Happy winter solstice; big rains still on track (12/20/13)

Quagmire Christmas on the way (12/19/13)

White Christmas forecast: Outlook not so good (12/17/13)

"This is a very low confidence forecast" (12/13/13) 2

The F-word is back in the forecast (12/12/13)

Light snow possible Monday night (12/09/13)

Get ready for cabin fever in 5...4...3... (12/06/13)

Plenty of white stuff (12/06/13)

Where's the snow? (12/05/13)

Forecast calls for 6-10 inches of snow and/or sleet (12/05/13) 1

Winter Storm Warning issued; F-word index drops to 4 (12/04/13)

Winter Storm Watch issued; F-word level now stands at 6 (12/03/13) 1

Number of times the "F" word appears in the forecast: three (12/02/13) 1

Wind Advisory in effect; severe storms possible Saturday night and Sunday morning (11/16/13)

"Substantial severe weather risk" for Sunday (11/14/13)

Welcome to the rollercoaster (11/12/13)

Mark your calendars: It's the first appearance of the "S" word (11/07/13) 1

Freeze Watch issued for Thursday night (10/22/13)

Severe storms and heavy rain in the forecast (10/04/13)

Heat wave may not be as bad as first thought (08/27/13)

Summer is finally here (08/23/13)

Heavy rain on the way, but will Cape get much? (08/06/13)

It's a cold day in July - should we expect flying pigs next? (07/02/13)

Three H's of summer: Heat, humidity, and hail (06/25/13)

River on the verge of dropping (06/21/13)

We were lucky (06/06/13)

Get ready for a "souped up atmosphere" (06/04/13)

Keep a close eye on the rainfall forecasts (06/03/13)

Rain keeps falling; Mississippi keeps rising (05/31/13)

River expected to start rising again (05/28/13)

One word: Huh? (05/02/13)

Another heckuva cold front coming; Tornado Watch in effect (04/18/13)

One heckuva cold front coming (04/10/13)

Weather Service issues bulletin about "Very Pleasant Outdoor Conditions" (04/05/13)

Two more cold nights, then spring finally arrives (04/01/13)

No foolin': Snow possible on April Fools Day (03/28/13)

Spring is still on hiatus (03/21/13)

Welcome to spring... NOT (03/19/13)

River expected to rise to near flood stage (03/11/13)

Wrap-up for Winter Storm "Cupid" (02/22/13) 1

Update 12:30 PM: Some pretty colors on the radar (02/21/13)

100% chance of... something (02/20/13)

Winter Storm Warning issued; BREAD Index climbing rapidly (02/20/13) 2

Dodging the bullet (maybe) (02/19/13) 1

Where did this come from? (01/31/13)

Storm wrap-up (01/30/13)

Update 7:30 PM: Tornado Watch issued (01/29/13)

Update 11 AM: We're now under a Moderate Risk (01/29/13)

Upper 60s in January? We're in trouble (01/29/13)

Looks like a non-event (01/24/13)

The "F" word... again (01/21/13)

It's a good news, bad news forecast (01/09/13)

Now Dasher, now Dancer... (12/28/12)

Those pesky computer models (12/26/12)

Here it comes (12/25/12)

The BREAD Index is off the charts (12/24/12) 1

Some very interesting colors on this weather graphic (12/21/12)

Does it count as a "White Christmas" if we get sleet? (12/19/12) 3

Winter Storm Athena? Oh please! (11/07/12) 1

Severe storms possible later today (10/17/12)

River at Cape Girardeau forecast to drop two feet (10/09/12)

Maybe not a drought buster, but maybe a drought denter? (08/29/12)

Welcome to the Cone of Uncertainty (08/27/12)

We've gone beyond extreme drought (07/26/12)

I never thought 86 degrees would feel so cold (07/09/12)

Brace yourself for a potentially historic heat wave (06/27/12)

Welcome to "Extreme Drought" (06/22/12)

Diehlstadt struck by EF-2 tornado (06/05/12)

Two ugly words in the forecast: "Widespread frost" (04/09/12)

Quite a nice hailstorm near Jackson (03/23/12)

How to become a trained storm spotter - the easy way (03/09/12)

Weather Service classifies Oak Ridge storm as an EF2 tornado (03/06/12)

Tornado Watch issued - Particularly Dangerous Situation (03/02/12)

Harrisburg tornado described as EF-4; more severe weather possible Friday (02/29/12)

Current forecast: 1-2 inches of snow plus the dreaded "I" word (02/13/12)

Light snow likely on Monday (02/10/12)

Moderate Risk of severe thunderstorms Sunday evening (01/22/12)

Light freezing rain possible tonight (01/20/12)

Winter Weather Advisory issued for tomorrow -- no reason to panic (01/11/12)

Heavy rain this weekend, then possible change to snow (12/02/11)

We saw rain, snow -- and thundersleet (11/29/11)

I see snowflakes (11/28/11)

"S" word in the forecast, just barely (11/25/11)

Flash flooding possible tonight; a big surprise in store next week? (11/21/11) 1

The Mother of All Cold Fronts (11/09/11)

Slight chance of severe storms this evening (11/08/11)

Severe storms possible next week (11/04/11)

Is the hot weather about to end? (09/02/11)

Oh joy, we've been upgraded to an Excessive Heat Warning (07/19/11) 1

Hot this weekend, but not that hot (07/01/11)

Storm roundup (05/26/11) 2

Get ready to head to the basement: High Risk today (05/25/11) 2

Oh no, it's the "I" word (05/24/11) 1

Here it comes again (05/23/11) 1

Finally, a decent forecast (05/04/11)

Forecast getting worse (04/29/11)

Alabama tornado could rival the Tri-State Tornado (04/28/11) 1

Still worried about this weekend (04/28/11)

It's not over (04/27/11)

Two more rounds (04/26/11)

Here comes Round 8 (or Round 9? I've lost count) (04/25/11) 4

100% chance of sogginess (04/22/11) 2

More storms on the way (04/18/11) 1

It's not over (04/15/11)

Dodging the bullet (04/05/11)

Here we go again (another Flash Flood Watch) (03/03/11) 3

Bark worse than the bite (02/28/11)

Stronger storms expected Sunday night (02/25/11)

Dodging the bullet again (02/23/11) 3

With this kind of luck, we should all buy lottery tickets (02/10/11) 5

Yet another Winter Weather Advisory in effect (02/08/11)

The scorecard so far (02/07/11)

A little snow here, a little snow there (02/04/11) 9

Did the critter see his shadow? Does anybody care? (02/02/11) 2

Epic disappointment (02/01/11) 8

Cape County no longer under any kind of watches or warnings (01/31/11) 5

Let it POUR (Plain Old Uneventful Rain) (01/31/11) 4

I have a bad feeling about next week (01/28/11) 11

Back to normal (01/24/11)

Here comes the merry-go-round (01/21/11) 4

Running through the alphabet (01/19/11) 1

The next storm looks more promising (01/17/11) 4

Either really lucky or really unlucky (01/13/11) 1

Now that was a surprise (01/11/11) 3

They seem awfully confident in the forecast (01/10/11) 9

Snow everywhere but here (01/06/11)

The year's best sunsets (12/30/10) 3

Winter Weather Advisory issued, forecast remains 1-3 inches (12/23/10)

White Christmas update: Good news and bad news (12/22/10)

White Christmas possible (12/20/10) 1

Here it comes (12/15/10)

Winter Weather Advisory in effect, but we'll probably dodge the bullet (12/14/10) 1

Forecast still looks ugly, but there's no reason to ransack stores (yet) (12/14/10)

Don't look now, but I see the "F" word in the forecast (12/13/10)

Maybe a dusting (12/10/10) 2

Don't worry, it's not snowing outside (12/08/10) 1

No reason to panic (yet) (12/08/10)

Thundersleet? (11/24/10) 1

Rain and thunderstorms and snow... oh my! (11/22/10) 1

If you like earthquakes, then visit Arkansas (11/11/10) 3

Sun and moon halos don't necessarily predict rain (11/02/10) 1

Freeze likely Thursday night (10/27/10) 2

Windpocalypse? Chiclone? Oh, brother (10/26/10) 1

Surprise! Temperature dropped to 33 last night (10/04/10) 4

The dreaded 'F' word (09/30/10) 3

High temperature for Monday: 69 degrees (that's not a typo) (09/24/10) 5

Here comes Hermine (09/07/10)

Hurricane Earl: A good argument for living in the Midwest (09/01/10) 5

Good news, bad news, and more bad news (08/06/10) 1

Heat index hits 120 at Cape (08/03/10) 3

Excessive Heat Warning issued (08/02/10) 3

The Ring of Fire (07/22/10) 2

Below average temperatures in July? I'm not holding my breath (07/06/10)

No surprise: Heat Advisory issued for this weekend (06/18/10)

Create your own weather crisis (05/11/10) 3

Tornadogeddon 2010 (but not here) (05/10/10) 2

Heavy rain possible this weekend (04/28/10) 2

Here come the severe thunderstorms (04/23/10) 1

Last gasp of winter? (04/08/10)

When will the madness end? (02/18/10) 4

The score so far (02/15/10) 1

Snow, then snow, then more snow, followed by more snow (02/12/10) 2

The snow isn't over (02/10/10) 3

There is NO conspiracy (02/09/10) 2

Run-of-the-mill winter storm (02/08/10) 1

My forecast for next week: 0-14 inches of snow (02/05/10) 2

Rain changing to snow, then more snow, then rain, followed by snow (02/05/10) 3

We should declare Feb. 3 as "Dartboard Day" (02/03/10) 1

Final wrap-up for Winter Storm "Bumblebee Man" (02/01/10)

Welcome to a weekend winter wonderland (01/30/10)

Those wild and crazy computer models (01/29/10) 1

Sophisticated software simulations still show significant snow (01/29/10) 1

Forecasters foretell flake-filled fluffy future (01/28/10) 6

Computer models starting to flop, we may only get 2 or 3 inches (01/28/10) 4

We're going to get 5.2 inches of snow. Maybe. Possibly. Perhaps. (01/27/10) 4

Winter Storm Watch issued: Maybe 4 inches? (01/26/10) 10

Snow still in the forecast (01/25/10) 2

Snow back in the forecast (01/22/10) 5

Finally above freezing in 2010 (01/11/10) 1

We actually got something! (01/07/10) 3

Now at 90% chance of snow and counting (01/05/10) 7

100% chance of cold (01/04/10) 3

From ice to Ike: The decade in review (12/29/09)

"Epic" winter storm, but not here (12/23/09) 3

Unseasonable warmth for Christmas? (12/21/09) 6

White Christmas forecast: It's time to break out the dartboard (12/16/09) 8

Uh oh, I just saw the "A" word (12/15/09) 2

The "S" word in the forecast, again (12/04/09) 4

Snow in the forecast (or not) (11/30/09) 1

Did you see the sunset last Friday? (11/05/09)

Another round of ugly weather for Thursday-Friday (10/27/09) 2

First winter precip of the season (10/19/09) 1

Frost possible this weekend (10/16/09)

It's time again for more wild guessing (09/22/09)

Below average rainfall so far this year (06/11/09) 1

Winds and storms and rain: Oh my! (05/13/09)

Another round of severe weather predicted for Wednesday (05/11/09) 1

Was that a hurricane? (05/08/09) 7

Weather charts still show lots of reds and oranges (05/01/09)

This weather chart looks rather ominous (04/30/09) 4

Can we declare winter finally over? (04/24/09)

"That name again is Mr. Plow." (03/02/09) 1

D'oh! If you don't like the weather now, just wait a few minutes (02/26/09)

Finally, a winter storm without any ice (02/20/09) 1

What's wrong with this picture? (02/12/09) 1

Windstorm finally over (02/11/09) 2

We're now under a High Wind Warning (02/10/09)

Snowstorm hits London, heat wave in our future (02/02/09) 4

Next winter storm already on horizon (01/29/09) 4

Finally, some good news (01/28/09) 1

Three inches of sleet and counting (01/27/09)

It's not over yet (01/27/09) 1

"Stupid Flanders" (01/26/09)

"Class 3 Kill-Storm" (01/26/09)

Here comes Winter Storm "Flanders" (01/23/09) 8

Will we ever see a decent snow? (01/20/09) 1

How low will it go? (01/15/09) 1

Dusting of snow possible (or not) (01/07/09) 1

Winter Weather Advisory for "Duffman" (01/05/09)

"Duffman" is likely a dud. Oh, yeah! (01/05/09) 1

Winter Storm "Duffman" on the horizon (12/31/08) 2

Aye Carumba! Winter Storm "Bart" is a troublemaker (12/23/08) 2

Surprise! Freezing Rain Advisory issued for tomorrow (12/22/08) 1

White Christmas: Maybe not (12/22/08)

White Christmas: Maybe (12/19/08)

It's not quite over yet (12/18/08)

"Thank you, come again!" (12/17/08)

A 50 percent chance that something may or may not happen either today or tomorrow, give or take a few percentage points (12/16/08)

We should start naming winter storms (12/12/08) 9

Snowflakes, flying pigs spotted over New Orleans (Updated) (12/11/08)

Major ice storm next week? (12/10/08) 5

That was close (12/10/08)

Beware of "rain changing to snow" forecasts (12/05/08) 4

Remember the big snow that came early? (12/04/08) -1

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