Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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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

82°F

28°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed S 20 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 25 May 5:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles S Springfield, Capital Airport IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles S Springfield, Capital Airport IL
 39.82°N 89.69°W (Elev. 551 ft)
6:24 pm CDT May 25, 2016
6pm CDT May 25, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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