FIRST ALERT: Bryan McCormick is tracking rain. Will it impact He - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

FIRST ALERT: Bryan McCormick is tracking rain. Will it impact Heartland Football Friday? OPEN APP to find out.

(Source: Rob Foote/KFVS) (Source: Rob Foote/KFVS)

It is Friday, Sept. 9, 2016.

First Alert Weather Outlook:

Waking up on your Friday you may notice some rain on your windshield. Showers will still be moving through early, but tapering off by mid-morning. The KFVS12 weather team is also tracking fog this morning in the same areas that are seeing the rain. The rest of the day looks hot and humid, and there’s a good chance of thunderstorms late in the day, and at least through half-time for Heartland Football Friday. FIRST ALERT: There’s still a chance of rain Saturday, but after that the weekend looks cooler and dryer.

CLICK HERE for the full First Alert Forecast.

Making Headlines:

We remember: West Frankfort School District 168 will commemorate the 15th Anniversary of the 9/11 attacks today. Students will sing, play instruments, read poems and honor the sacrifices made to ensure the freedoms of all Americans.

No parking: The SEMO District Fair kicks off with a parade in downtown Cape Girardeau, Missouri on Saturday morning, September 10. There is a good chance you will  see "No Parking" signs around town. On the Breakfast Show we will show you where.

Nuke test:  North Korea said it conducted a "higher level" nuclear test explosion on Friday that will allow it to finally build "at will" an array of stronger, smaller and lighter nuclear weapons. It was the North's fifth atomic test and the second in eight months.

Train derailment: A passenger train derailed Friday in Spain's northwestern Galicia region, killing four people and injuring 47 others who were taken to hospitals.

Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | Android

Copyright 2016 KFVS. All rights reserved.

  • Heartland NewsMore>>

  • Ameren Illinois scam targeting southern IL businesses

    Ameren Illinois scam targeting southern IL businesses

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 2:37 PM EDT2018-06-20 18:37:51 GMT
    Scam artists have been targeting businesses and some residents posing as Ameren Illinois representatives and threatening immediate disconnection of service if payment is not made within an hour. (Source: Ameren IL)Scam artists have been targeting businesses and some residents posing as Ameren Illinois representatives and threatening immediate disconnection of service if payment is not made within an hour. (Source: Ameren IL)
    Scam artists have been targeting businesses and some residents posing as Ameren Illinois representatives and threatening immediate disconnection of service if payment is not made within an hour. (Source: Ameren IL)Scam artists have been targeting businesses and some residents posing as Ameren Illinois representatives and threatening immediate disconnection of service if payment is not made within an hour. (Source: Ameren IL)

    Ameren Illinois is warning customers of an electronic utility scam that is targeting customers across the state. Locally, they have been calling businesses in Energy, Marion, West Frankfort and Murphysboro.

    Ameren Illinois is warning customers of an electronic utility scam that is targeting customers across the state. Locally, they have been calling businesses in Energy, Marion, West Frankfort and Murphysboro.

  • 1st human case of West Nile reported in IL for 2018

    1st human case of West Nile reported in IL for 2018

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 2:24 PM EDT2018-06-20 18:24:37 GMT
    The Dept. of Health reported the first human case of West Nile virus in Illinois in 2018. (Source: Stock image/KFVS)The Dept. of Health reported the first human case of West Nile virus in Illinois in 2018. (Source: Stock image/KFVS)
    The Dept. of Health reported the first human case of West Nile virus in Illinois in 2018. (Source: Stock image/KFVS)The Dept. of Health reported the first human case of West Nile virus in Illinois in 2018. (Source: Stock image/KFVS)

    The Illinois Department of Public Health reported the first confirmed case of West Nile virus in the state for 2018.

    The Illinois Department of Public Health reported the first confirmed case of West Nile virus in the state for 2018.

  • Police: armed, dangerous man wanted in connection to Carbondale shooting

    Police: armed, dangerous man wanted in connection to Carbondale shooting

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 2:03 PM EDT2018-06-20 18:03:57 GMT
    Renard M. Ward is considered armed and dangerous. He's wanted in connection with a shooting in Carbondale. (Source: Carbondale Police Department)Renard M. Ward is considered armed and dangerous. He's wanted in connection with a shooting in Carbondale. (Source: Carbondale Police Department)

    Police in Carbondale, Illinois are looking for an armed and dangerous man in connection with a shooting on Sunday, June 17.

    Police in Carbondale, Illinois are looking for an armed and dangerous man in connection with a shooting on Sunday, June 17.

Powered by Frankly