Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California this weekend. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

A Few Clouds

90°F

32°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed W 14 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 25 Sep 3:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Athens IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 71. West northwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 48. West southwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 70. North northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 71. West northwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 48. West southwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 70. North northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Athens IL
 40°N 89.68°W (Elev. 614 ft)
3:23 pm CDT Sep 25, 2016
4pm CDT Sep 25, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 2, 2016
 
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