Severe Storms Possible in the South; Southwest Critical Fire Weather Threats

Severe storms with large to very large hail, damaging winds, a couple of tornadoes, and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding may develop across the eastern South Plains to the Deep South. Dry, gusty winds in the Southwest will keep fire weather threats critical. Elevated fire weather threats also in portions of the East. Cool and snowy in the Northern Tier states and West mountains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Overcast

49°F

9°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1019.3 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 23 Apr 9:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Springfield IL

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers before 11am, then a slight chance of showers after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly after 7pm.  Low around 48. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. East southeast wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. North northeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers before 11am, then a slight chance of showers after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Showers, mainly after 7pm. Low around 48. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. East southeast wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. North northeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield IL
 39.78°N 89.63°W (Elev. 600 ft)
10:39 am CDT Apr 23, 2021
10am CDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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