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Snow Will Persist in the Northeast and Great Lake States

Heavy Lake Effect snow will continue to the lee of the Great Lakes for the next couple of days. Snow will also return to the Northeast by Tuesday as another front moves in. Bitter cold wind chills can be expected in the Upper Mississippi Valley. Freezing temperatures will even impact central Florida. Meanwhile, elevated fire weather conditions will persist in southern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Fair and Breezy

51°F

11°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed W 25 G 38 mph
Barometer 29.71 in (1006.5 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 11 Dec 2:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Athens IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 22. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing and
    Blustery

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 30. Northwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 34 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 22. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 30. Northwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind around 6 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Athens IL
 40°N 89.68°W (Elev. 614 ft)
2:54 pm CST Dec 11, 2017
3pm CST Dec 11, 2017-6pm CST Dec 18, 2017
 
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