Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL
AWUS83 KDVN 271529
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
1029 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016
Scattered showers and thunderstorms lifted northeast across the
area overnight, as a warm front slowly lifted northward into
northeast Missouri and west central Illinois. There was a wide
range in rainfall amounts. While some areas saw between one and
two inches of rain, others only measured a few hundredths of an
inch. Some of the higher totals were; 1.08 inches 1 mile west
northwest of Macomb, 1.2 inches in La Harpe, 1.32 inches 3.5 miles
northeast of Colchester, 1.38 inches at Dubuque Lock and Dam 11,
1.61 inches in Augusta Illinois, and 2.2 inches 4 miles northwest
of Macomb. By 7 am, temperatures had settled into the 60s to
around 70 degrees.
Lingering sprinkles will gradually diminish over parts of eastern
Iowa and northwest Illinois this morning, with about a 20 to 30
percent chance for showers and thunderstorms to redevelop mainly
southeast of the Highway 151 corridor through the afternoon hours.
Otherwise, expect partly cloudy to cloudy skies to prevail this
afternoon, as temperatures top out in the mid 70s to mid 80s.