Historic Flooding Continues in the Midwest; Upcoming Soaking Rain for Mid-Atlantic and Northeast

Historic flooding continues across parts of the central U.S. this week, despite dry weather. Meanwhile, two cold fronts digging into the Eastern half of the U.S. will draw a developing coastal low and surge of Atlantic moisture into eastern North Carolina and the Mid-Atlantic for a soaking rain. This low will track up the Northeastern seaboard Thursday/Friday for locally heavy rain and mtn snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Light Rain

42°F

6°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.8 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 20 Mar 5:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Springfield IL

  • Today

    Today: Showers, mainly before 10am.  High near 53. South wind 8 to 14 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 7pm and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West southwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33. West wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 52. North northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 30. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 55. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, mainly before 10am. High near 53. South wind 8 to 14 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 7pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West southwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33. West wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 52. North northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 30. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 55. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield IL
 39.78°N 89.63°W (Elev. 600 ft)
5:09 am CDT Mar 20, 2019
6am CDT Mar 20, 2019-6pm CDT Mar 26, 2019
 
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