The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a Flood Advisory for Poor Drainage Areas for... Alexander County in southern Illinois... Pulaski County in southern Illinois... Northwestern Ballard County in western Kentucky... West Central Carlisle County in western Kentucky... Southern Bollinger County in southeastern Missouri... Butler County in southeastern Missouri... Southern Cape Girardeau County in southeastern Missouri... Mississippi County in southeastern Missouri... Northwestern New Madrid County in southeastern Missouri... Ripley County in southeastern Missouri... Scott County in southeastern Missouri... Stoddard County in southeastern Missouri... Wayne County in southeastern Missouri...
Until 300 PM CST.
At 1011 AM CST, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. Overflowing poor drainage areas will cause minor flooding in the advisory area. Between 2 and 3 inches of rain have fallen.
Some locations that will experience flooding include... Cape Girardeau, Poplar Bluff, Sikeston, Dexter, Charleston, Scott City, East Prairie, Chaffee, Cairo, Doniphan, and Miner.
Additional rainfall of 1 inch is expected over the area. This additional rain will result in minor flooding.
A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.
Weather provided by Bagby Wealth Management.
Stoddard County, MO - The National Weather Service in Paducah, KY has issued a Special Weather Statement for Stoddard County, MO.
...Visibilities lowering tonight due to fog, drizzle, and rain...
For travelers and residents alike across the Quad State region, look for visibilities drop to or remain between one and three miles this evening and overnight, due to fog and drizzle.
Through midnight, the worst visibilities will be found along and south of a line from Perryville Missouri, Marion Illinois, and Greenville Kentucky, stretching southward to the Arkansas and Tennessee state lines.
After midnight, these lowering visibilities will work northward to Interstate 64 in southern Illinois and southwest Indiana.
Widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms will expand rapidly northeast across the area after midnight, also helping to lower visibilities due to rain.
If you or those you know are planning travel across the Quad State tonight and into the morning commute on Monday, be prepared for reductions of visibility due to fog, drizzle, and rain.
Should visibility worsen below a quarter of a mile overnight over a larger area, a dense fog advisory may be warranted.
The low clouds, fog, and rain will persist during the day on Monday.
Stoddard County, MO - The National Weather Service in Paducah, KY has issued a Special Weather Statement for Stoddard County. Weather provided by Bagby Wealth Management.
...Wintry conditions expected today...
Strong northwest winds will gust 20 to 35 mph today. With temperatures stuck in the middle 30s through the day, wind chills will generally be in the teens and 20s. If the blustery conditions were not enough, there will be a mixture of light rain and light snow mainly east of the Mississippi River through at least the morning hours. Some minor snow accumulations will be possible on grassy areas.
Remember to wear layered clothing, a hat, and gloves or mittens, if you must go outside today.
Stoddard County, MO - The National Weather Service in Paducah, KY has issued a Special Statement for Stoddard County. Weather is provided by Bagby Wealth Management.
...Gusty Winds Through This Afternoon...
Winds from the south to southwest will strengthen this morning through the afternoon across the Missouri Bootheel region, far southern and southeastern Illinois, southwestern Indiana, and western Kentucky. Wind gusts of 30 to 35 mph are expected at times.
Over the southern Pennyrile Region of western Kentucky, gusts up to 40 mph cannot be ruled out this afternoon. Winds will relax by early this evening.
Drivers on east-west roads should be alert for cross winds. Additionally, unsecured holiday decorations may be blown around.
Stoddard County, MO - The National Weather Service in Paducah, Kentucky has issued a RED FLAG WARNING for Stoddard County, Missouri.
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CST THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI AND SOUTHERN ILLINOIS...
The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from 9 AM this morning to 6 PM CST this evening.
AFFECTED AREA...In Illinois...Fire weather zones 075, 076, 077, 078, 080, 081, 082, 083, 084, 085, 086, 087, 088, 089, 090, 091, 092, 093, and 094.In Missouri...Fire weather zones 076, 086, 087, 098, 100, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112, and 114.
TIMING...From late morning through sunset.
WIND...South, southwest 15 to 30 mph, with gusts 30 to 40 mph.
RELATIVE HUMIDITY...20 to 32 percent.
10 HOUR FUELS...5 to 8 percent.
IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly. Burning is not recommended.
A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions are either occurring now....or will shortly. A combination of strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can contribute to extreme fire behavior.
...Red Flag Warning This Morning through Sunset...
.Strong and gusty south to southwest winds, critically low relative humidity, and drying fuel conditions will promote rapid fire growth. Any fire that starts could quickly spread out of control. There should be no burning today.
Stoddard County, MO - The National Weather Service in Paducah, Kentucky has issued a Frost Advisory from 1 a.m. - 8 a.m. Monday, October 5, 2020 for Stoddard County, Missouri.
...FROST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 8 AM CDT MONDAY...
WHAT...Frost likely late tonight, with temperatures of 33 to 36 degrees. Localized readings to 32 are possible.
WHERE...All of southeast Missouri and southern Illinois, as well as portions of Kentucky and Indiana along and north and west of a line from Paducah to Morganfield Kentucky and Tennyson Indiana.
WHEN...From 2 AM to 8 AM CDT Monday.
IMPACTS...Frost could kill sensitive outdoor vegetation.
Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold.
Stoddard County, MO - The National Weather Service has issued a Significant Weather Advisory for Stoddard County until 10:00 p.m. TONIGHT.
..SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN BOLLINGER...EASTERN WAYNE AND CENTRAL STODDARD COUNTIES UNTIL 1000 PM CDT...
At 907 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over Bloomfield, moving northwest at 45 mph.
Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.
Locations impacted include... Dexter, Bloomfield, Puxico, Shook and Zalma.