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Hot weather continues for the Pacific Northwest and Great Basin; monsoonal moisture establishing over the Southwest

Across the western U.S., excessive heat will continue with widespread 100-plus degree temperatures for the lower elevations of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Nevada, and California through midweek. Across the Desert Southwest, normal hot temperatures will be present through the week. Increasing moisture from the monsoon will make it feel more humid as well as aid in thunderstorm development.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1010.8 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Jun 7:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Springfield, Capital Airport IL

  • Today

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Independence Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Springfield, Capital Airport IL
 39.84°N 89.63°W (Elev. 564 ft)
7:42 am CDT Jun 30, 2015
9am CDT Jun 30, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 6, 2015
 
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