Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 312003
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
303 PM CDT THU JUL 31 2014
Partly to mostly sunny skies prevailed this afternoon across
central and southeast Illinois, with gentle west to southwest winds
less than 10 mph. Temperatures at mid afternoon, were in the upper
70s and lower 80s, while dewpoints were in the upper 50s and lower
Little change in the weather pattern is expected through Saturday, as
a broad area of high pressure continues to provide mild temperatures
to the region. Weak upper level disturbances rotating around a
large upper level low pressure system north of the Great Lakes,
could bring isolated showers and thunderstorms over the Great Lakes
region this afternoon, and across much of the region Friday and
Saturday, mainly during the afternoon hours.
Lows tonight, will be in the mid 50s to lower 60s across the Midwest.
High temperatures Friday, will reach the upper 70s to mid 80s for
much of the Midwest.