Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 040933
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
433 AM CDT FRI SEP 4 2015
Mostly clear skies, muggy conditions, and light winds were the rule
across central and southeast Illinois through the early morning
hours. Pre-dawn temperatures around the area at 4 a.m. were in the
mid 60s to mid 70s, ranging from 64 degrees at Mount Carmel and
Olney, to 74 degrees at Peoria.
The hot and humid weather pattern will continue across the Midwest
into this weekend, as an area of high pressure aloft drifts eastward,
across the middle of the country. Scattered showers and thunderstorms
will be possible from Wisconsin to Indiana, along the periphery of
the high, but much of the region will remain dry.
High temperatures around the Midwest today will reach the mid 80s to
Low temperatures tonight across the area will drop into the mid 60s
to low 70s.