Unsettled Weather Continues in the Northwest; Tracking a Storm from the Plains to Northeast

Unsettled weather will persist across the western U.S. this week with heavy coastal rain and mountain snow for the Pacific Northwest. A storm will develop over the Central Plains and track to the Northeast through this weekend bringing a wintry mix over portions of the Plains and Midwest, heavy rain over the northern Gulf Coast and a potential for heavy snow in the Northeast this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Fair

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1023.7 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill20°F (-7°C)
Last update 22 Jan 11:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Mechanicsburg IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Cloudy, with a high near 35. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 35 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly after 10pm.  Low around 29. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain and snow likely before noon, then snow likely between noon and 2pm, then rain and snow likely after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 8pm.  Low around 31. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely before 8am, then rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 2am, then a chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Cloudy, with a high near 36. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Cloudy, with a high near 35. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
Snow, mainly after 10pm. Low around 29. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
Rain and snow likely before noon, then snow likely between noon and 2pm, then rain and snow likely after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 36. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 8pm. Low around 31. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Friday
Snow likely before 8am, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 2am, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Cloudy, with a high near 36. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Saturday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Mechanicsburg IL
 39.81°N 89.46°W (Elev. 581 ft)
11:38 am CST Jan 22, 2020
12pm CST Jan 22, 2020-6pm CST Jan 28, 2020
 
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