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

41°F

5°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.36 in (1028.5 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Dec 12:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Springfield IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. East southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Cloudy then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain and snow before 1pm, then a chance of rain between 1pm and 5pm.  High near 39. East southeast wind around 6 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  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 30 percent chance of showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    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

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Light and variable wind.
Tonight
Snow likely, mainly after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 33. East southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Rain and snow before 1pm, then a chance of rain between 1pm and 5pm. High near 39. East southeast wind around 6 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
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. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Northwest 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
Mostly 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)
12:26 pm CST Dec 3, 2016
1pm CST Dec 3, 2016-6pm CST Dec 9, 2016
 
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