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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

61°F

16°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 16 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.42 in (996.0 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 26 Apr 11:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Springfield IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Occasional showers, mainly before 5am.  Low around 46. West northwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. Southeast wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers.  High near 60. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 55. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 70.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Occasional showers, mainly before 5am. Low around 46. West northwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of showers before 7am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Southeast wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers. High near 60. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 55. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Showers likely before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield IL
 39.78°N 89.63°W (Elev. 600 ft)
12:09 am CDT Apr 27, 2017
12am CDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm CDT May 2, 2017
 
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