Heavy Rain From East Texas to the Central Gulf Coast; Lower Mississippi Valley

Showers and thunderstorms, heavy at times, are expected from south Texas to the central Gulf coast and the lower Mississippi Valley through the weekend. Heavy rain will also spread into the Pacific and interior Northwest, with snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades. Snow will also impact the northern Great Lakes and northern New England at times. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.40 in (1029.8 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 3 Dec 9:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Springfield IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. Light southeast wind.

    Cloudy then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely before 7am, then rain and snow likely between 7am and 2pm, then a chance of rain after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. North wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Calm wind.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 33. Light southeast wind.
Sunday
Snow likely before 7am, then rain and snow likely between 7am and 2pm, then a chance of rain after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. North wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield IL
 39.78°N 89.63°W (Elev. 600 ft)
9:38 am CST Dec 3, 2016
10am CST Dec 3, 2016-6pm CST Dec 9, 2016
 
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