More Heavy Rain and Severe Thunderstorms Forecast for Central U.S. Wednesday Night into Thursday

Parts of Oklahoma, Kansas and Missouri which saw 3+ inches of rain to begin this week are forecast to see potentially another inch or more Wednesday night as another front sets up over the area. Along with the heavy rain, severe thunderstorms will again be possible with large hail the main threat. Severe thunderstorms will then take aim on parts of the Southern Plains and Northeast Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Fair and Breezy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed S 21 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 22 May 11:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Riverton IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 65. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 7 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 78.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 65. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 7 mph after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Riverton IL
 39.84°N 89.54°W (Elev. 548 ft)
10:54 am CDT May 22, 2019
12pm CDT May 22, 2019-6pm CDT May 28, 2019
 
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