Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 261159
Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
559 AM CST Sun Feb 26 2017
Clouds were increasing from the west across central Illinois early
this morning. Otherwise a light breeze from the south to southwest
and cold temperatures prevailed across the area. Temperatures
around the area at 5 AM, ranged from 17 degrees at Galesburg, to
28 degrees at Jacksonville.
The change in wind direction from westerly to southerly overnight
will help bring warmer temperatures into the area today. Dry
conditions will remain for most of the day before a weak system to
the south moves by, bringing chances for rain across southern
Illinois. Rain chances will then increase tomorrow night as the
next system moves into the Midwest, with lingering chances for
rain through mid week. Temperatures will begin to climb back above
normal today, and top out in the 60s by Tuesday.
High temperatures today, will range from the middle 30s across
north portions of Iowa and Wisconsin, to the middle 50s across
southeast Missouri and western Kentucky.
Low temperatures tonight, will range from the lower teens across
northeast Wisconsin, to the lower 40s across southeast Missouri
and western Kentucky.