Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
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Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
246 PM CST Mon Feb 20 2017
Gusty south winds and partly to mostly sunny skies brought record
warm temperatures to central and southeast Illinois, once again on
Monday. Mid afternoon readings were in the upper 60s to middle
70s, setting all-time February monthly records in some locations.
A cold front will shift across the Midwest tonight and early
Tuesday. This will bring a period of showers and isolated
thunderstorms to the region, before drier air moves in from the
west on Tuesday. Behind this system, dry conditions and unseasonably
warm temperatures are expected for Wednesday and Thursday.
Low temperatures tonight will range from the upper 30s in
northern Iowa, to the middle 50s in central Iowa. Highs on Tuesday
will reach the lower 60s to lower 70s across the Midwest.