Juicy Pacific Storms; Cold and Wintry Weather Pattern in the Upper Midwest

Very wet storms will impact California and some surrounding states over the next several days. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding, and mud and debris flows on burn scars. Heavy snow will impact the western mountains, with blizzards in the California mountains. Meanwhile, a series of storms will bring snow, freezing rain, and bitter cold, especially, later this weekend, to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Overcast

33°F

1°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1023.1 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 16 Jan 5:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Pleasant Plains IL

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of freezing drizzle before 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Freezing
    Drizzle then
    Cloudy

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow and freezing rain before 3am, then snow between 3am and 4am, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain after 4am.  Low around 29. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain, mainly before noon.  High near 36. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 32. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 26. East wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Likely

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow.  High near 29. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow and
    Blustery

    High: 29 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Blustery.

    Chance Snow
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 15.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of freezing drizzle before 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 34. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Snow and freezing rain before 3am, then snow between 3am and 4am, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain after 4am. Low around 29. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
Rain, mainly before noon. High near 36. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Snow likely after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 26. East wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Snow. High near 29. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Blustery.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2.
M.L.King Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Pleasant Plains IL
 39.87°N 89.92°W (Elev. 597 ft)
6:09 am CST Jan 16, 2019
6am CST Jan 16, 2019-6pm CST Jan 22, 2019
 
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