Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Fog/Mist

16°C

61°F

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed N 6 km/h
Barometer 1010.0 mb (29.83 in)
Dewpoint 16°C (60°F)
Visibility 2.82 km
Last update 30 Apr 10:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Springfield IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Areas of fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 12 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Northwest wind 8 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 17 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. North wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 24 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 17. North northeast wind around 14 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. North northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 20. West northwest wind 8 to 16 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 20 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 11. West southwest wind around 14 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 20 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Areas of fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Calm wind.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Northwest wind 8 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. North wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 24 km/h.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 17. North northeast wind around 14 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. North northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 20. West northwest wind 8 to 16 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11. West southwest wind around 14 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 18.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield IL
 39.78°N 89.63°W (Elev. 183 m)
9:08 pm CDT Apr 30, 2016
11pm CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 7, 2016
 
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