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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Mostly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 16 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.3 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 5:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Springfield, Capital Airport IL

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 78. South southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Springfield, Capital Airport IL
 39.84°N 89.63°W (Elev. 564 ft)
3:42 am CDT May 25, 2015
7am CDT May 25, 2015-6pm CDT May 31, 2015
 
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