Arctic Front to Bring Wintry Conditions and Bitter Cold

A strong arctic front will bring heavy snow and blowing snow and high winds across the North Plains. As the front moves south, bitter cold will spread across much of the western 2/3rds of the U.S. Heavy lake effect snow will continue downwind of the Great Lakes, and heavy snow and areas with a wintry mix can be expected in southwest Alaska. Read More >

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Mostly Cloudy

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed S 17 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill12°F (-11°C)
Last update 27 Jan 5:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Springfield IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 27. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. East southeast wind 7 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely before 3am, then snow and freezing rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. South wind 11 to 14 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Rain
    then Wintry
    Mix Likely

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Cloudy, with a high near 31. North wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 31 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 16. North wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. North northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 23 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 27. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. East southeast wind 7 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Rain likely before 3am, then snow and freezing rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 25. South wind 11 to 14 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Cloudy, with a high near 31. North wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Sunday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 16. North wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. North northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield IL
 39.78°N 89.66°W (Elev. 600 ft)
4:55 am CST Jan 27, 2023
5am CST Jan 27, 2023-6pm CST Feb 2, 2023
 
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