Severe Thunderstorms Possible From The Plains To The Great Lakes, Heat Wave To Continue Over The Southern U.S.

Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, isolated tornadoes, and heavy rainfall will be possible through tonight from the central Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. The heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding. Excessive heat will persist across the southern Plains and Desert Southwest early this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Springfield, Springfield Regional Airport (KSGF)

Lat: 37.24°NLon: 93.39°WElev: 1266ft.

Fair

32°C

90°F

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed W 6 km/h
Barometer 1010.5 mb (29.89 in)
Dewpoint 23°C (73°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index37°C (99°F)
Last update 18 Aug 5:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNW Sparta MO

Heat Advisory August 20, 01:00pm until August 20, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 22. Southeast wind around 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 39. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 34 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 35. Heat index values as high as 41. Calm wind.

    Hot

    High: 35 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 33.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Increasing clouds, with a low around 22. Southeast wind around 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am. Sunny and hot, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 39. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 35. Heat index values as high as 41. Calm wind.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 33.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNW Sparta MO
 37.07°N 93.13°W (Elev. 396 m)
6:12 pm CDT Aug 18, 2019
6pm CDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2019
 
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