On July 7, 2015, NWS implemented changes to the icons depicted on all of its point-forecast pages. Changes include new icon images with increased clarity, 6-hour increments for rapidly changing weather and new color blocks to highlight forecast hazards.

A page depicting all of the new icon images can be accessed here: www.weather.gov/forecast-icons

Changes to the icons were based on analysis of 6,700 public comments collected in 2014. Also, many of these changes are based on the results of a research project led by the National Center for Atmospheric Research.

Users are encouraged to continue to provide comments regarding these changes via email at icons@noaa.gov. NWS will continue to analyze incoming feedback and refine the icons as necessary. Any substantial change to the icons will be facilitated through the NWS public comment/review process.

Remnants of Erika Soaking Florida

Erika may not technically be a Tropical Storm any more, but its remnants are soaking Florida in very heavy rain. Over four inches of rain has been reported in some areas. Flood Watches remain in effect in many areas. When encountering flooded roads, remember: Turn around, don't drown!
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Fair

23°C

74°F

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 21°C (70°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 30 Aug 10:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Springfield IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of fog after 1am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.

    Areas Fog

    Low: 19 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. South wind around 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind around 11 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of fog after 1am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.
Monday
Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. South wind around 10 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind around 11 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield IL
 39.78°N 89.63°W (Elev. 183 m)
10:27 pm CDT Aug 30, 2015
11pm CDT Aug 30, 2015-6pm CDT Sep 6, 2015
 
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