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  First Alert: Thunderstorms tonight

Flooding, strong winds and small hail will be the primary hazards.

  First Alert: Frigid temps feel like the teens across the Heartland

  First Alert: Lots of sunshine Friday and Saturday

City of Paducah watching river stage forecast for Ohio River

  Hickman, Ky. landslide 1 year later

  First Alert: Sunny, but chilly afternoon

  First Alert: Cold continues tonight

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  First Alert: Rain chances increase into tonight

  First Alert: More rain on the horizon

  First Alert: Warmer weather ahead

  First Alert: Bitter cold to stick around for Valentine’s Day plans

  First Alert: Tonight shaping up to be coldest night of the year

  First Alert: Colder temps take over tonight

  First Alert: More rain tonight through Wednesday

Rain chances will increase tonight, and all of the Heartland will see more rain through the day on Wednesday.

  First Alert: Cloudy, chilly weather continues this evening and overnight

Clouds and rain are in the forecast for the first half of this week.

  First Alert: A quiet day before another system moves in

A quiet day before more rain enters the Heartland.

  First Alert: More rain, snow showers possible tonight

We are watching a fast moving front heading our way for this evening.

Officials use ‘Baby Yoda’ to remind drivers of slick conditions

  First Alert: More snow flurries possible tonight, tomorrow

  First Alert: Light rain, snow showers possible on Thursday

  First Alert: Rain will continue, temps drop today

  2.7M earthquake rattles Heartland overnight

  First Alert: Thunderstorms, rain chances after sunset

  First Alert: a super sunny day for Super Bowl Sunday

A great day to get outside.

  First Alert: Above average temperatures to begin February

A warm start to Feb.

  First Alert: Sunday will be sunny, warm

Temperatures this evening will fall slowly to around 40 by the late evening hours. Lows by morning will be in the lower to mid-30s.

  First Alert: Chilly, cloudy, dreary weather continues

First Alert Meteorologist Brian Alworth says that while it is looking drier again, there does look to be more light precipitation in the short-term outlook for today and tonight/early Friday.

  First Alert: Scattered rain/snow showers continue tonight

We have had reports of light ice accumulation with freezing drizzle across our far western counties.

  First Alert: Rain changing to snow tonight for northern parts of Heartland

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for some western counties through noon Wednesday.

  First Alert: Chilly north, mild south

There are mostly cloudy skies to our north with sunny skies in the southern half of the Heartland.

  First Alert: a mostly dry pattern continues

The mostly dry pattern continues.

  First Alert: Scattered snow or rain showers possible

Laura Wibbenmeyer says a few scattered snow or rain showers are possible through the afternoon hours.

NWS Paducah: Stoddard County, Mo. #2 for most tornado warnings in region since 1990

The National Weather Service in Paducah plotted all of the tornado warnings it has issued since 1990.

  First Alert: Cold rain for much of the Heartland this afternoon, evening

Laura Wibbenmeyer says parts of our northwestern counties could still see some wintry precipitation through the afternoon hours.

  First Alert: Winter Weather Advisories issued for our western counties tonight

Laura Wibbenmeyer says light freezing rain is possible this evening, with some light sleet and snow mixing in at times for our western and northern counties.

  First Alert: The cold weather continues

Laura Wibbenmeyer says areas with more sunshine will see highs in the mid-30s.

  Corps of Engineers ends Phase I floodfight

As of Tuesday morning on Jan. 21, gages are below Phase I floodfight activation levels.

  Weather balloon from New Mexico found in southeast Mo.

The balloon was launched out of New Mexico to track the weather.

  First Alert: Temperatures are expected to drop later tonight

Lisa Michaels says some of us could see more flurries this afternoon.

  First Alert: Another cold day, with a chance of light snow on Monday

The cold weather is expected to continue.

  First Alert: Expect sunshine and cold on Sunday

Get ready for Arctic Cold.

  First Alert: Rain, gusty winds tonight followed by colder temps

Temperatures are warming above freezing and this will cause precipitation to fall as rain for most areas the rest of the night.

  Cape Girardeau opens Broadway flood gate, Themis gate remains closed

They expect the gates to be closed for about a week.

  First Alert: Winter weather advisories issued for parts of Heartland

Winter weather advisories are posted for our western and northern counties.

  First Alert: Dreary, foggy, misty afternoon

Lows tonight will dip into the 20s and 30s.

  NWS confirms tornado damage in parts of Mo., Ill. and Ky.

The National Weather Service reports they found preliminary tornado damage in Jackson, Missouri and near Ware, Illinois.

  First Alert: Afternoon fog possible, scattered showers late tonight

Scattered showers will be possible overnight as well as a rumble of thunder.

  Wappappello Lake crested after recent rainfall

Wappapello Lake just crested after flooding from this latest rainfall event.

  Heartland town making plans in case of flooding

The small community hardest hit by damaging flooding in 2019 is working to get ahead of the next disaster.

  High water on Wappapello Lake causes facilities to close

Officials confirmed that the lake has crested.

  First Alert: Stubborn clouds sticking around

Laura Wibbenmeyer says we’ll have mostly to partly cloudy skies, but we’ll have dry conditions.

  4 rescued from flood waters in Saline Co., Ill.

They were all safely rescued by boat.

Water on the rise in Miller City, Ill.

According to East Cape Village Trustee Jason Tubbs, water is on the rise in Miller City.

Flooded Heartland roads

Dozens of roads are closed in the Heartland due to flooding from heavy rainfall.

  First Alert: A chance to dry out

A quiet pattern will allow the heartland to dry out.

  First Alert: Flash flooding, strong winds

We are issuing a First Alert Action Day for today due to the threat of flash flooding and strong winds.

Some schools plan early dismissal due to weather

Some Heartland schools are dismissing early due to the weather.

  First Alert: Rain moves in Thurs. evening

This weekend, damaging winds and isolated tornadoes are possible. Flash flooding is our biggest threat right now.

  First Alert: Heavy rain is still expected Thursday-Saturday

Heavy rain is still expected from Thursday through Saturday.

  First Alert: Temperatures will drop after sunset

The First Alert KFVS Weather Team is monitoring a strong storm system that will move towards the Heartland by the end of the week.

  First Alert: Scattered rain will keep today cool and damp

Lisa Michaels says light scattered rain will continue to fall across northwestern areas this morning.

  First Alert: Wet and cloudy end to the workweek

We’ll see lighter rainfall by Friday afternoon and evening.

  First Alert: Breezy New Year’s Day

Lisa Michaels says today will be nice with mostly sunny skies with high temperatures in the low to mid 50s.

  First Alert: New Year’s Eve looking clear and chilly

Winds will still be strong today and may gust as high as 25mph out of the west.

  First Alert: Chilly feels-like temps, gusty winds continue into the afternoon

Lisa Michaels says actual air temperatures will max out in the 40s.

  FIRST ALERT: More rain tomorrow followed by a cool down

On Sunday, there will be periods of rain, and the rain may be heavy locally.

  First Alert: Storms have potential to be severe over the weekend

Afternoon temperatures will range from the 40s to 50s

  First Alert: Chance of a passing shower, highs in the 60s

We will become partly cloudy late in the day. Highs will reach the middle 60s.

  First Alert: Expect a sunny, warm Christmas

Christmas day looks to be partly sunny and very warm.

  First Alert: Mild, sunny start ahead of chilly night

Lows by morning will be in the lower to middle 30s with patchy fog likely to develop before dawn.

  First Alert: Clear skies, cold temps tonight

After midnight, temperatures will fall quicker as skies begin to clear.

  First Alert: Gradually warming-up

We’re looking at the 50s by the weekend and even the mid/upper 50s to 60 by Christmas!

  First Alert: Expect clear skies, another cold night

Lows by morning will be in the upper teens north to mid-20s south.

  First Alert: Temperatures to drop quickly after sunset

Temperatures will drop quickly after sunset allowing for any water on roads and sidewalks to refreeze.

Several weather related crashes reported in the Heartland

Currently, the crashes reported are on I-55

  First Alert: Temperatures falling, slick roads tonight

A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 3 a.m.

  First Alert: Ice to the north, thunderstorms to the south.

Cold rain with some snow sleet and ice expected.

  First Alert: Dreary forecast before rain moves in

We are watching a system that will likely bring rain and snow to parts of the Heartland Sunday into Monday.

  First Alert: Cloudy and cool afternoon

This evening clouds will clear early allowing for temperatures to drop close to freezing by midnight.

  First Alert: Calm week ahead of potential winter storm

Lows by morning will be in the upper 20s.

  First Alert: Cold afternoon, even colder tonight

This afternoon temperatures will be in the mid-to-upper 30s, but feel more like the mid-to-upper 20s.