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Heavy Rain and Flooding, and Significant Wintry Impacts for the Central U.S.

A strong frontal boundary slowing as it moves into the central U.S. will tap into deep moisture to produce heavy rain and flooding, and a significant ice storm. Rain totals up to 7 inches, with isolated higher amounts, will be possible. Significant icing up to a third of an inch may occur in the central Plains and Middle Missouri Valley. Continued cold weather with snow to low elevations out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

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

Light Rain and Breezy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 25 G 33 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.2 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Feb 11:52 am CST
Detailed forecast for

Sangamon County

This Afternoon
Rain and scattered thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall. Highs in the mid 60s. Temperatures falling into the lower 40s in the afternoon. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Tonight
Much colder. Rain in the evening, then rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain and sleet after midnight. No sleet accumulation. Ice accumulation up to one tenth of an inch. Lows in the upper 20s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Wednesday
Much colder. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain and sleet after midnight. Lows in the upper 20s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain in the morning. Highs in the mid 40s. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Friday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Highs in the lower 50s.
Friday Night
Rain. Lows in the upper 30s. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Saturday
Rain likely. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid 30s. Chance of showers 50 percent.
Sunday
Mostly sunny. Highs around 50.
Sunday Night And Monday
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 50s.



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1214 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018
 
 

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