Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 061603
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1103 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015
Mostly sunny skies prevailed over central and southeast Illinois
through the morning hours. Daybreak temperatures in the 60s, had
rebounded to around the 80 degree mark by late morning.
High pressure will shift east of region today. As a result,
temperatures and humidity levels will increase today, as
southerly flow strengthens on the back side of high pressure. A cold
front over the Plains, will push southeast into the region later
this afternoon and evening. This will bring a good chance of showers
and thunderstorms to the upper Midwest tonight, and as far east as
the Illinois River Valley by late Monday afternoon. Showers and
thunderstorms are then likely across much of the region for
tonight and Tuesday.
Highs today will range from near 80 degrees in northern Iowa, to
around 90 degrees in Illinois and Indiana.
Low temperatures tonight will mainly be in the 60s, with readings
in the lower 70s along the Ohio river and Missouri.