Forecast

Summer looks to end on a dry & warm note

The final weekend of summer will be warm & dry in the Mid-South

A hot weekend ahead

A little rain for some today but much more is needed

A few lucky spots may get an afternoon downpour

Tracking a chance of relief from the heat & dry weather

Continued Coverage

Near Record Highs Again Today

Another unseasonably hot day ahead

The summer sizzle continues & shows signs of lasting even longer

Close to record highs this afternoon

Near record-breaking heat again today

The hottest day of summer and there’s more heat on the way

Summer heat continues to dominate our forecast

Monday Midday Weather

More unseasonably hot and dry weather this week

Monday Morning Forecast

Near record highs this week

Sunday Evening Forecast

Late summer heat continues as we start the week

A ridge of high pressure will build over the Mid-South, giving us well above average temperatures to start the work and school week.

Above average temperatures will continue & tracking the tropics

Remaining hot this weekend & latest on Tropical Storm Humberto

More heat for the weekend & tracking Tropical Depression 9

Summer heat sticks around this weekend & the latest on the tropics

Heat & humidity stick around to end the week

Cold front brings little if any relief & tracking a storm in the Bahamas

Summer heat sticks around to end the week

Heat and humidity will remain in place across the Mid-South with very slim rain chances.

Hot and mainly dry pattern to end the week

Heat and humidity will remain in place across the Mid-South with very slim rain chances.

Hot & dry pattern showing signs of lasting longer

The heat and humidity will remain through the end of the week and rain chances remain slim. An anticipated system moving north next week is now showing sighs of missing our area. As a result, the current pattern will likely continue well into next week.

Staying warm to end the week

An area of high pressure is keeping our weather hot and muggy to end the week.

An increase in rain chances are on the way

Wednesday Morning Weather

More heat on the way but a change in the pattern is coming

High pressure continues to dominate the weather pattern in the Mid-South keeping us hot, muggy, and mainly dry, but better chances for rain and cooler temperatures are in the First Alert Forecast for next week.

Clouds Keeping Temperatures Cooler

Tuesday Afternoon Weather

Lots of heat & little if any rain

A hot and mainly dry pattern will be in place for the week ahead. A southerly flow will keep us muggy as well. Rain chances aren’t zero, but most of the area will be dry for the week.

The Heat Is On This Week

Monday Morning Weather

Late summer heat to start the week

This week is looking hot and mainly dry as a ridge of high pressure sets up over the Mid-South.

Heat Will Turn Up This Week

Sunday Morning Weather

Big warm up to start the week ahead

Late summer heat is expected as we end the weekend and start the week ahead.

Summer heat to start week ahead

A big warm up is expected as we end the weekend and start the week ahead.

Not As Humid But Not For Long

Saturday Morning Weather

A cold front tonight brings little relief this weekend

A cold front will reinforce the dry air in place across the Mid-South. Humidity will be lower Saturday and Sunday, but temperature will remain above average with even warmer and muggier conditions next week.

Staying warm for the weekend

Plenty of sunshine today will help afternoon highs warm into the lower to middle 90s. The warming trend continues into the weekend and for the start of next week.

Continued hot heading into the weekend

Friday Forecast

Heat Advisories possible in the coming days & the latest on Dorian

After a warm but not so muggy day, the pattern will gradually change as we get to the end of the weekend as temperatures and humidity increase across the Mid-South and the dry pattern continues as well.

Lower humidity for today, but still warm

Sunny skies will prevail today with seasonal afternoon highs, but lower humidity makes it more comfortable outside.

Continued hot, not quite as humid today

Thursday Forecast

Tracking a not so cold front & the latest on Dorian

A cold front will keep dry air in place and usher in slightly cooler air tonight and through Thursday, but that will be followed by a rapid warm up Friday. Temperatures will continue to climb through the weekend and into next week.

Hot & humid but a brief break on the way

Wednesday Midday Forecast

Hot and steamy today

Wednesday Morning Forecast

A cold front brings minimal relief from the heat & the latest on Hurricane Dorain

A weak cold front will move through the Mid-South late tomorrow bringing a few clouds and a brief break from the heat. But, temperatures will warm by the end of the week as rain chances remain slim.

A Brief Break In The Heat On The Way

Tuesday Midday Weather

Another hot and humid day ahead

Tuesday Forecast

Hot start the week and the latest on Hurricane Dorian

High pressure is firmly entrenched across the Mid-South keeping us hot and dry. A cold front will enter the area Wednesday bringing some very brief relief from the heat. In the meantime, Dorian is currently a category 4 storm that continues to batter the Bahamas but new info shows it making a move

Hot and dry pattern continues and Dorian remains strong

Labor Day Forecast

Hot & Muggy To Start The Week

Sunday Evening Update

Warm & a bit muggy as we welcome in September

The muggy factor continues to creep up, along with the temperatures, as we push through the start to September.

Warmer & Humidity Gradually Rising

Saturday Evening Weather

Warmer for the weekend & Labor Day

South winds continue this weekend, allowing for temperatures to stay a bit warmer than average. The humid factor will also creep back up, but rain chances stay low.

Labor Day weekend temperatures on the rise

A southerly flow will allow temperatures to increase for the holiday weekend. Humidity will also increase but a mainly dry pattern will continue.

Warming up for Labor Day Weekend

Southerly winds will move in warmer air from the Gulf of Mexico into the Mid-South making it hotter this holiday weekend.

Hot heading into the holiday weekend

Friday Forecast

Warmer Labor Day weekend & Dorian is gaining strength

Another cool night tonight but the gradual return of a southerly flow will allow temperatures to warm above average this weekend and in the Atlantic all indications are that Hurricane Dorian will get much stronger and still poses a threat to East coast.

Seasonal end to the week & latest on Hurricane Dorian

High pressure has settled in across the Mid-South, giving us lower humidity and plenty of sunshine to end the week.

Pleasant start this morning

Thursday Forecast

Nice and mild for now & the latest on Hurricane Dorian

High pressure over southeast Missouri is keeping skies clear and cool dry air in place across the Mid-South making for a wonderful end to the week. In the tropics Dorian is gaining strength and now poses a significant threat the the Florida coast.

Pleasant Weather The Next Few Days

Wednesday Midday Weather

Lots of sunshine and much less humid

Wednesday Forecast

Some mild days and cool nights ahead

Dry air will filter into the Mid-South beginning tonight and remain in place through the end of the week making for below average afternoon highs and overnight lows

Drier Pattern Taking Shape

Tuesday Midday Weather

Scattered showers and storms this morning

Tuesday Forecast

Tracking one more round of rain and thunderstorms

The unsettled weather pattern of the past few days will finally come to an end as a cold front pushes through the area early Tuesday morning bringing one more round of rain followed by dry air and mild temperatures in for the rest of the week.

Cold Front Moves In Early Tomorrow

Monday Midday Weather

Small shower chances to start the work week

Monday Forecast

Rain Chances Stay Elevated Through Tuesday

Sunday Evening Weather

More rain chances to end weekend, start week ahead

An unsettled weather pattern will continue as we wrap up the weekend and push into the new work and school week ahead.

Unsettled Pattern Through Early Next Week

Saturday Evening Weather

Stalled front brings rain chances this weekend

A stationary front will stay draped across the Mid-South this weekend, keeping widely scattered rain and storms in the forecast.

Stalled front keeps rain in the First Alert Forecast

Scattered showers and a few storms will be possible through the weekend and into the beginning of next week as an unsettled pattern keeps a grip on the Mid-South.

Tracking more rain chances to end week

A stationary front draped across parts of the Mid-South is causing plenty of clouds and rain chances to end the work week.

Clouds, sun and isolated showers or storms

Weekend Forecast

A front brings cooler temperatures & more rain

A cold front will slowly drift south through the WMC Action News 5 coverage area. This front will offer a much needed break from the heat but it will keep a somewhat unsettled pattern in place for the next several days meaning an increase in rain chances.

Tracking rain & storms to end the week

Showers and storms will be in the forecast to end the week and as we push into the weekend.

Rain chances a little higher next few days

Thursday Forecast

Pattern change brings cooler temperatures & rain

A front will move into the Mid-South tomorrow and linger across the area for the next few days. It will take a much needed bite out of the heat but it will also keep rain chance in the area through the weekend and into the beginning of next week.