Winter Storm Impacting the Central and Eastern U.S.; Another Winter Storm Moves into the West

A strengthening winter storm with trailing cold front will continue to progress across the central U.S. today then the eastern U.S. on Wednesday. Areas of heavy snow, severe thunderstorms, record high temperatures, high winds, and critical fire weather are expected due to the storm. Another storm system is likely to spread heavy rain and snow with strong winds across the West later this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Overcast with Haze

65°F

18°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 29.41 in (995.7 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 27 Feb 9:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Chatham IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 2am, then a chance of snow showers after 2am. Some thunder is also possible.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 21. Blustery, with a southwest wind 16 to 23 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Blustery.
    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 34. Wind chill values between 4 and 14. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 34 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 22. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 47. South wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 50. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 2am, then a chance of snow showers after 2am. Some thunder is also possible. Increasing clouds, with a low around 21. Blustery, with a southwest wind 16 to 23 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 34. Wind chill values between 4 and 14. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 22. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 47. South wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy.
Monday
Rain likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Chatham IL
 39.67°N 89.7°W (Elev. 600 ft)
9:43 am CST Feb 27, 2024
10am CST Feb 27, 2024-6pm CST Mar 4, 2024
 
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