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Heavy Rain, Local Flooding from Gulf Coast to Southern Mid-Atlantic

A slow moving front will provide the focus for locally heavy rain from the Gulf Coast and Southeast states to the southern Mid-Atlantic on Tuesday. Localized flash flooding will be possible with the heavier thunderstorms. Also, some of these thunderstorms could produce damaging wind gusts in parts of the Southeast on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Overcast

58°F

14°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 23 May 5:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Springfield IL

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northwest wind around 8 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 63. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northwest wind around 8 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield IL
 39.78°N 89.63°W (Elev. 600 ft)
5:54 am CDT May 23, 2017
6am CDT May 23, 2017-6pm CDT May 29, 2017
 
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