Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Overcast

14°C

57°F

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed N 9 km/h
Barometer 1016.6 mb (30.02 in)
Dewpoint 8°C (47°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 2 May 5:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Springfield IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. North northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. North northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind around 14 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 9 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. North northwest wind 14 to 19 km/h increasing to 21 to 26 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 6. North northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 6 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 17. North northwest wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. North wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 23.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. North northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. North northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind around 14 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. North northwest wind 14 to 19 km/h increasing to 21 to 26 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6. North northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 17. North northwest wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. North wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming west after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield IL
 39.78°N 89.63°W (Elev. 183 m)
4:54 pm CDT May 2, 2016
6pm CDT May 2, 2016-6pm CDT May 9, 2016
 
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