Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 011937
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
237 PM CDT WED OCT 1 2014
A mostly cloudy sky was observed in much of central and southeast
Illinois this afternoon. Showers and isolated thunderstorms
accompanied the clouds along and west of the Illinois River valley.
Afternoon temperatures ranged from around 70 degrees in Galesburg, to
the lower 80s in central Illinois, to 85 degrees in Lawrenceville.
A cold front approaching the region, will bring showers and
thunderstorms to the Midwest tonight through Thursday night. Some of
the storms may be severe in southeast Iowa, Missouri, Illinois and
western Indiana from Thursday afternoon through Thursday night.
Heavy rain is also expected with 1 to 2 inches of rain in much of
Illinois, with locally higher amounts in central Missouri. Much
cooler temperatures will arrive across the Midwest behind this front,
Overnight low temperatures, will range from near 50 degrees across
northern Wisconsin, to the middle 60s across southern Missouri.
Highs Thursday, will range from the lower 70s in Iowa and near the
Great Lakes, to the middle 80s in southern parts of Missouri,
Illinois and Indiana.