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Heavy Lake Effect Snow likely for the Great Lakes; Heavy Mountain Snow with Areas of Lower Elevation Snow and Freezing Rain in the West, Breezy and Cold in the Northern Plains

Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for the Great Lakes with 2 to 3 feet storm total snow possible. Arctic Air extends across much of the U.S. with breezy winds and temperatures 15-35 degrees below normal in the Northern Plains. Out west, heavy mountain snow and some low elevation snow and freezing rain forecast as a warmer weather system interacts with the Arctic airmass. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Overcast

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1022.7 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 Dec 7:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Springfield, Capital Airport IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values between 5 and 11. West northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Wind chill values between 5 and 10. West northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 33. South southeast wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow, mixing with rain after 7am, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values between 5 and 11. West northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Wind chill values between 5 and 10. West northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33. South southeast wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 29.
Sunday
A chance of snow, mixing with rain after 7am, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Springfield, Capital Airport IL
 39.84°N 89.63°W (Elev. 564 ft)
8:08 am CST Dec 7, 2016
8am CST Dec 7, 2016-6pm CST Dec 13, 2016
 
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