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Severe Thunderstorms Shift to Lower Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms in the central Plains with strong winds and hail will shift into the lower Mississippi Valley Friday afternoon and evening. Hot, dry winds will continue across the southern Plains while rain and high elevation snow continue in the West and the Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Fair

50°F

10°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1014.2 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 24 Mar 2:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Springfield IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm.  Low around 56. South southeast wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 67. South southeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. West southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 64.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Low around 56. South southeast wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 67. South southeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. West southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield IL
 39.8°N 89.66°W (Elev. 600 ft)
3:14 am CDT Mar 24, 2017
3am CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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