Statewide lows ranged from 42-degrees in St. Joseph to 54-degrees in West Plains
Afternoon highs ranged from 59-degrees in Rolla to 71-degrees down in Popular Bluff.
Yesterday’s temperatures in Butler Ranged from an overnight low of 46-degrees to a daytime high of 66-degrees.
Rainfall totals, most of these were in the early morning hours on Tuesday ranged from .02 inches in Kirksville to .48 inches here in Butler.
Temperatures through the day will warm up into the lower 60s under mostly sunny skies. High pressure is dominating our weather as a ridge has developed which is keeping the disturbances that come ashore on the west coast to travel to the north of the region.
This pattern will continue through the end of the week and through the weekend. So, temperatures will be in the 60s for daytime highs and in the mid to upper 30s into the mid-40s through the end of the 7 Day Forecast.
No foreseeable chances for rain in the short term, as long as the ridge keeps dominating the pattern, we will be dry across the region.
Here’s your Quickcast:
Tonight: Mostly clear, not as cold. Lows in the upper 30s.
Thursday: Mostly sunny skies and a bit warmer. South winds of 5-10 m.p.h. as the area of high pressure shifts in our direction. Highs in the mid-60s.
Thursday night: Mostly sunny and cold. Lows in the lower 40s.
Friday: Mostly sunny skies. Highs in the mid-60s.
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