Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 202035
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
330 PM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014
A mostly cloudy sky and gusty southwest winds were seen across
central and southeast Illinois this afternoon. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms developed over central Illinois early this afternoon
as a cold front approached from the west. Temperatures across the
area at 300 pm ranged from a rain cooled 72 degrees at Bloomington,
to 85 degrees at Lawrenceville.
The cold front and attendant thunderstorm threat will track east and
southeast across central, east central and southeast Illinois this
evening. A few of the storms may be severe with the primary threat
being from damaging wind gusts. As the cold front shifts into
southeast Illinois early Sunday morning, the rain threat will
end over most of the area. High pressure will settle back into the
Midwest tomorrow through the first part of the work week.
Low temperatures tonight will range from the mid 50s to mid 60s
across much of the region. Highs on Sunday will range from the mid
60s over parts central and southeast Wisconsin, to the lower 80s
over southern Missouri.