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Multi-day heavy rainfall and flooding event continues to unfold in the Central and Southern U.S.

Another day of heavy rain on Friday will further increase the risk of flash flooding and long-term flooding in the Southern Plains and the Lower/Mid-Mississippi and Ohio River Valleys. The NWS Weather Prediction Center has issued Moderate Risks for excessive rainfall for parts of these regions on Friday and into the weekend. Some areas may see an additional 4-5 inches of rain over the next 3 days. Read More >

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1021.1 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 23 Feb 4:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Athens IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 40. South southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Cloudy

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain, mainly after midnight.  Low around 36. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 9 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 51. East northeast wind around 11 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain before midnight.  Low around 32. Southeast wind 11 to 18 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 48. West southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 53.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 35.

    Clear

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of rain. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 40. South southwest wind around 9 mph.
Friday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.
Friday Night
Rain, mainly after midnight. Low around 36. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 9 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain. High near 51. East northeast wind around 11 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain before midnight. Low around 32. Southeast wind 11 to 18 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 48. West southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Athens IL
 40°N 89.68°W (Elev. 614 ft)
4:08 am CST Feb 23, 2018
5am CST Feb 23, 2018-6pm CST Mar 1, 2018
 
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