Threat For Severe Thunderstorms For The Mid Atlantic And Northeast; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

Showers and thunderstorms will impact the Mid Atlantic and Northeast U.S. on Tuesday. Some of the storms could produce damaging winds, large hail, and heavy rainfall. Localized flooding will be possible. The major I-95 cities from Washington D.C. to New York could be impacted. Major Hurricane Lane will turn northwest and could impact the Hawaiian Islands late week and into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed W 15 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1010.8 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 8:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Springfield IL

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers between 1pm and 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Isolated
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers between 1pm and 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield IL
 39.78°N 89.63°W (Elev. 600 ft)
6:38 am CDT Aug 21, 2018
9am CDT Aug 21, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2018
 
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