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Wintry, Windy, and Cold in the West and North; Warming in the East

A deepening trough along the west will bring much below normal temperatures, and the potential for snow to sea-level in the Pacific Northwest, and low elevation snows throughout California, including into the Grapevine. Travel will be hazardous across the west due to snow and strong winds. These winds will also increase fire weather threats in the central and southern Plains. Warming in the east. Read More >

Current conditions at

Springfield - Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (KSPI)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 587ft.

Fair and Breezy

8°C

46°F

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed S 33 G 43 km/h
Barometer 1022.1 mb (30.17 in)
Dewpoint 1°C (34°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill3°C (38°F)
Last update 18 Feb 11:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Springfield IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. South southeast wind 21 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 6. South southeast wind 21 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 6 °C

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 20. Breezy, with a south wind 21 to 26 km/h increasing to 29 to 34 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 20 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 15. South wind around 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Showers

    Low: 15 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 19. Breezy, with a south wind 27 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 19 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain before 5am, then sleet likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around -1. West southwest wind 18 to 23 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers then
    Wintry Mix

    Low: -1 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Freezing rain likely before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3. North wind 16 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Freezing Rain
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 3 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 8pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: -2 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 7.

    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 7 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. South southeast wind 21 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h.
Tonight
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 6. South southeast wind 21 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Washington's Birthday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 20. Breezy, with a south wind 21 to 26 km/h increasing to 29 to 34 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 15. South wind around 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 19. Breezy, with a south wind 27 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain before 5am, then sleet likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain. Some thunder is also possible. Low around -1. West southwest wind 18 to 23 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Wednesday
Freezing rain likely before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3. North wind 16 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 8pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Thursday
A chance of snow before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 7.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Friday
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 10.
Friday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Saturday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield IL
 39.78°N 89.63°W (Elev. 183 m)
11:44 am CST Feb 18, 2018
12pm CST Feb 18, 2018-6pm CST Feb 24, 2018
 
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