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Storm system to bring heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding over the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and a few strong to severe thunderstorms into Tuesday. The main threat areas include the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. Excessive runoff may lead to flooding of low lying areas, rivers, and streams. Read More >

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Fair

22°C

72°F

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed S 15 km/h
Barometer 1013.6 mb (29.93 in)
Dewpoint 1°C (34°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 24 Apr 11:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Springfield IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 25. Southeast wind 11 to 18 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 25 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 11. Southeast wind 10 to 16 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. South southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 25 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 16. South southeast wind 18 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. South wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 23 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Occasional showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 9. South southwest wind 16 to 18 km/h becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 9 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. West wind 16 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 16 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 25. Southeast wind 11 to 18 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 11. Southeast wind 10 to 16 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. South southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 16. South southeast wind 18 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. South wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
Occasional showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a chance of showers. Low around 9. South southwest wind 16 to 18 km/h becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. West wind 16 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Friday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
Friday Night
Occasional showers, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 14.
Saturday
Occasional showers. Cloudy, with a high near 25.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield IL
 39.78°N 89.63°W (Elev. 183 m)
10:38 am CDT Apr 24, 2017
12pm CDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 30, 2017
 
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