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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR NORTHERN ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
821 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014 /921 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014/

ON WEDNESDAY MORNING...HIGH PRESSURE WAS LOCATED ACROSS THE GREAT
LAKES REGION WHILE ONE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WAS CENTERED OVER THE
CANADIAN PRAIRIES AND ANOTHER WAS OVER THE SOUTHERN PLAINS.
TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE MID 40S TO THE MID 50S UNDER SUNNY TO
PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES AS OF 8 AM. SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE
TODAY AS A WARM FRONT LIFTS NORTH. TEMPERATURES WILL WARM BACK
INTO THE 70S DESPITE GRADUALLY INCREASING CLOUD COVER...EXCEPT
LOWER 60S ALONG THE ILLINOIS SHORE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW
ISOLATED EMBEDDED STORMS WILL SPREAD IN FROM THE WEST THIS EVENING
INTO TONIGHT.

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD ON
THURSDAY...ESPECIALLY DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...AS LOW
PRESSURE TRACKS NORTHEAST ACROSS THE MISSISSIPPI VALLEY. A COLD
FRONT TRAILING FROM THE LOW WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE AREA THURSDAY
NIGHT...BRINGING A PERIOD OF DRIER CONDITIONS ON FRIDAY MORNING.
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS ARE THEN POSSIBLE FRIDAY AFTERNOON
AND NIGHT AS UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE MOVES OVER THE
REGION...ALONG WITH GUSTY WINDS. HIGHS ON FRIDAY WILL ONLY REACH
THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 60S AFTER REACHING THE MID TO UPPER 70S ON
THURSDAY. SATURDAY WILL BE EVEN COOLER IN THE LOWER 50S UNDER
PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES...MODERATING SOME ON SUNDAY.

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RC

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