Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 051616
Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
1116 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016
Sunny skies prevailed across central Illinois through the morning
hours. Due to a weak frontal boundary located over the Ohio River
valley, partly sunny skies were dominant over southeast Illinois.
Temperatures just before midday were mainly in the middle 50s.
For today, high pressure will build into the Plains, and bring
cool and dry weather to the region. As the high shifts to the
south on Friday, southwest winds will allow much warmer air to
surge into the Midwest. The next chance for showers and
thunderstorms will occur on Saturday, when a cold front moves in
from the northwest.
Highs today will reach the 60s.
Low temperatures tonight will mainly be in the 40s across much of
the the nations mid section.