Elevated Fire Weather Threats for California; Cold Across Upper Midwest with Snow in Central Rockies

Unfortunately, elevated fire weather threats return this weekend for parts of California, as gusty offshore winds increase. Meanwhile, a large cold dome of surface high pressure will keep high temperatures 20 to 30 degrees below average across the Upper Midwest and down the High Plains. Also, heavy snowfall is expected from Wyoming into northeastern Colorado and western Nebraska. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Fog/Mist

35°F

2°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1023.5 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 17 Nov 1:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Riverton IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain and snow before 10pm, then snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 29. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Likely

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of snow before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 46.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Tonight
A chance of rain and snow before 10pm, then snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 37. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 30.
Thanksgiving Day
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Friday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Riverton IL
 39.84°N 89.54°W (Elev. 548 ft)
1:24 pm CST Nov 17, 2018
2pm CST Nov 17, 2018-6pm CST Nov 23, 2018
 
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