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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.4 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 16 Aug 8:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Springfield, Capital Airport IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 11pm and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. West southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. West wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 84. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest around 6 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 88.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 11pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. West southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 84. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Springfield, Capital Airport IL
 39.84°N 89.63°W (Elev. 564 ft)
8:24 pm CDT Aug 16, 2017
9pm CDT Aug 16, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2017
 
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