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Severe Weather Threat Will Continue Through the Weekend

The risk for severe thunderstorms continues through the weekend. The main threat will shift from parts of eastern Texas into the Ozark Plateau and spread into the lower Mississippi Valley by Saturday afternoon and evening. Severe storms are possible in the Tennessee Valley and southern Plains Sunday. Storms may contain damaging winds, hail and an isolated tornado. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Overcast

17°C

63°F

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 26 G 43 km/h
Barometer 1012.7 mb (29.91 in)
Dewpoint 12°C (54°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 25 Mar 11:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Springfield IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  High near 19. South southeast wind 18 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 19 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 11. Southeast wind 13 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 11 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 16. Southwest wind 11 to 16 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 16 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. West southwest wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Calm wind.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 17 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. North wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 16. North northeast wind 11 to 13 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 16.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. High near 19. South southeast wind 18 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 11. Southeast wind 13 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 16. Southwest wind 11 to 16 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. West southwest wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Calm wind.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. North wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16. North northeast wind 11 to 13 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Wednesday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 16.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Thursday
Showers. Cloudy, with a high near 17.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield IL
 39.78°N 89.63°W (Elev. 183 m)
10:38 am CDT Mar 25, 2017
12pm CDT Mar 25, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 31, 2017
 
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