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Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Fog/Mist

53°F

12°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.0 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 22 Feb 3:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Springfield, Capital Airport IL

Dense Fog Advisory until February 22, 09:00am
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Dense Fog Advisory
  •  
    Dense Fog Advisory until February 22, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Wed

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Widespread dense fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Dense Fog

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Widespread dense fog, mainly before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 75. South southwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Dense Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind 15 to 18 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a chance of rain between 11am and noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Widespread dense fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southwest wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
Widespread dense fog, mainly before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 75. South southwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind 15 to 18 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a chance of rain between 11am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Monday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Springfield, Capital Airport IL
 39.84°N 89.63°W (Elev. 564 ft)
4:24 am CST Feb 22, 2017
4am CST Feb 22, 2017-6pm CST Feb 28, 2017
 
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