Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL
AWUS83 KDVN 310229
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
929 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016
Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms developed ahead
of a cold front that dropped southward into the area Tuesday
afternoon. Brief heavy rains were common with some of the
stronger showers and storms, with some areas picking up a half
an inch of rain in under 20 minutes. Otherwise, warm and humid
conditions prevailed across the area, with temperatures
topping out between 81 and 86 degrees.
The cold front will continue to drop southward into northern
Missouri and southern Illinois overnight, as high pressure
builds into the area from the north. Partly to mostly cloudy
skies and calm winds will prevail overnight, with patchy fog
possible during the middle of the night and early Wednesday.
Temperatures will settle into the upper 50s and lower 60s
along and northwest of Highway 151, while elsewhere readings
only slip into the mid to upper 60s.