Severe Thunderstorms And Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains and Upper Midwest on Tuesday. In addition, locally heavy rainfall and flooding could pose a concern for low lying, urban, and poor drainage areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

A Few Clouds

78°F

26°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed SE 17 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 31 May 4:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Athens IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 3 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Athens IL
 40°N 89.68°W (Elev. 614 ft)
4:38 pm CDT May 31, 2016
5pm CDT May 31, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 7, 2016
 
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