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Slow Moving Cold Front Moves into the Central U.S.

A slow moving cold front continues to move eastward across the U.S. this weekend. Behind the cold front is unseasonably cold weather and high elevation snows; ahead of the front, temperatures are more typical of mid-summer. The front separating these extremes will help focus heavy rain, with the potential for flash flooding extending from eastern New Mexico and western Texas to the Upper Midwest. 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 43%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 23 Sep 6:52 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Sangamon County

Clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
Sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
Mostly sunny. Highs around 90. South winds up to 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.
Tuesday Night And Wednesday
Not as warm. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Wednesday Night Through Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Friday Through Saturday
Mostly clear. Highs around 70. Lows in the mid 40s.

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334 PM CDT Sat Sep 23 2017

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