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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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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

81°F

27°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed S 15 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 25 May 1:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles S Springfield, Capital Airport IL

  • Memorial
    Day

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 67. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. West southwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles S Springfield, Capital Airport IL
 39.82°N 89.69°W (Elev. 551 ft)
1:12 pm CDT May 25, 2015
3pm CDT May 25, 2015-6pm CDT May 31, 2015
 
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