Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

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 N 8 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 1 May 8:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles S Springfield, Capital Airport IL

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 64. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. North wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. North wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles S Springfield, Capital Airport IL
 39.82°N 89.69°W (Elev. 551 ft)
8:08 am CDT May 1, 2016
9am CDT May 1, 2016-6pm CDT May 7, 2016
 
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