Significant Storm Systems To Impact Both The Northern Plains and The Carolinas

Strong low pressure will bring very strong winds and blizzard conditions to portions of the Northern Plains into Monday. Winds gusting over 60 mph at times may cause whiteout conditions. A second low pressure system is forecast to intensify rapidly off the U.S east coast bringing strong winds, heavy rainfall, and coastal flooding to the Carolina's. Heavy snow will impact eastern New England.
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Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.78°NLon: -89.63°WElev: 587ft.

Light Snow

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed NW 20 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1007.9 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill16°F (-9°C)
Last update 8 Feb 6:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Springfield IL

  • Today

    Today: Snow showers likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 17. Wind chill values between 2 and 10. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 17 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values between 1 and 7. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Blustery

    High: 21 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values between -9 and zero. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Northwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 17 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 24. East northeast wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow showers likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 29. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 17. Wind chill values between 2 and 10. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values between 1 and 7. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values between -9 and zero. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Northwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 24. East northeast wind around 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield IL
 39.78°N 89.63°W (Elev. 600 ft)
3:08 am CST Feb 8, 2016
7am CST Feb 8, 2016-6pm CST Feb 14, 2016
 
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