Accumulating Snowfall and Hazardous Travel Conditions From the Middle Atlantic to New England

A powerful low pressure system located off the New England coast will continue to bring accumulating snow from the New York City metro area to Boston with blizzard conditions likely over Cape Cod into tonight. In addition, a second storm system is expected to develop and intensify on Tuesday. This system will bring another round of snowfall accumulations from the Middle Atlantic to the northeast.
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Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.84°NLon: -89.63°WElev: 587ft.

Light Snow

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 8 Feb 4:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Springfield, Capital Airport IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 21. West northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 21 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 16. Wind chill values between 1 and 8. Northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values between zero and 6. Northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    then Cloudy

    High: 21 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values between -9 and 1. Northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 18 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 21. West northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 16. Wind chill values between 1 and 8. Northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values between zero and 6. Northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values between -9 and 1. Northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 18.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Washington's Birthday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Springfield, Capital Airport IL
 39.84°N 89.63°W (Elev. 564 ft)
5:24 pm CST Feb 8, 2016
5pm CST Feb 8, 2016-6pm CST Feb 15, 2016
 
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