Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 201617
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1117 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014
Mostly cloudy skies and gusty southwest winds were seen across
central and southeast Illinois, this morning. Temperatures across
the area at 11 a.m., ranged from 69 degrees at Lacon, to 82 degrees
at Mount Carmel.
Seasonable temperatures will prevail ahead of an approaching cold
front, which will push southeast into Illinois today. This front will
bring a good chance of showers and thunderstorms early today across
Iowa and Wisconsin, and then over the rest of the Midwest this
afternoon into tonight. There is a slight chance of severe storms
with hail and high wind gusts, this afternoon and evening, stretching
from northern Missouri into southern lower Michigan. Clouds will
decrease from the northwest tomorrow, as showers and thunderstorms
diminish across the Ohio River Valley. High pressure will settle back
into the Midwest tomorrow through the first part of the work week.
High temperatures today, will top out in the upper 70s to mid 80s
across much of the Midwest, with 60s to mid 70s noted across northern
parts of Wisconsin.
Low temperatures tonight, will drop down to the mid 50s to mid 60s
across much of the region.