Heavy Snow Moving into the Great Lakes; Locally Heavy Rain with Mountain Snow Out West

A quick-moving weather system will continue to produce locally heavy snow across the Great Lakes today. Meanwhile, a series of storm systems will keep the West wet through this weekend, with several rounds of rainfall and widespread heavy snowfall across the terrain from the Cascades and Sierra to the central Rockies. Back East, freezing rain will develop across the Appalachians tonight. Read More >

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Fair and Breezy

47°F

8°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed S 21 G 33 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1021.4 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 12 Dec 1:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles E Petersburg IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. South wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Cloudy, with a high near 43. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain and snow between midnight and 5am, then a chance of rain after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of rain before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Northwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 29 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 32.

    Chance Snow

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. South wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.
Friday
Cloudy, with a high near 43. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow between midnight and 5am, then a chance of rain after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of rain before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Northwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 32.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles E Petersburg IL
 40.02°N 89.79°W (Elev. 600 ft)
11:43 am CST Dec 12, 2019
2pm CST Dec 12, 2019-6pm CST Dec 18, 2019
 
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