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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Wednesday across portions of the Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys

Strong to severe storms are expected to develop across portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley on Wednesday. A Slight Risk has been highlighted to indicate the area most likely to see supercell activity. Heavy rainfall from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the Tennessee Valley could lead to flash flooding. Some areas could see as much as 3 inches of rainfall.
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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

71°F

22°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 6:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles S Springfield, Capital Airport IL

  • Today

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East northeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. East northeast wind around 7 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles S Springfield, Capital Airport IL
 39.82°N 89.69°W (Elev. 551 ft)
6:57 am CDT Jul 1, 2015
8am CDT Jul 1, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 7, 2015
 
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