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Heavy Rain and Thunderstorms in the Deep South and portions of the east coast

A slow moving frontal boundary will continue to bring areas of heavy rain and thunderstorms in the Deep South and East coast early this week. A low pressure system will keep conditions wet and cool through mid-week in the Upper Midwest. High pressure over the west will shift east allowing cooling along the coast, and intensifying the heat for the interior Pacific NW and Great Basin. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85° N Lon: 89.68° W Elev: 587 ft.




Humidity 29%
Wind Speed W 16 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 29 May 10:52 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Sangamon County

Rest Of Today
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Near steady temperature in the upper 70s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the evening.
Sunny. Isolated rain showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
Thursday Through Saturday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 80. Lows in the mid 60s.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of showers 40 percent.
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.

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1118 AM CDT Mon May 29 2017

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