Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL
AWUS83 KDVN 181945
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
245 PM CDT Sat Mar 18 2017
Cloudy skies prevailed across eastern Iowa and northern Illinois
Saturday, as a low pressure system spun over the Great Lakes.
Further to the southwest; across southern Iowa, most of Missouri
and west central Illinois; mostly sunny skies were common. Blustery
northwest winds were found across the entire area, with sustained
wind speeds of 10 to 20 miles an hour, with gusts up to 30 miles
an hour. Area temperatures mainly topped out in the 40s, with a
few spots in the upper 30s and lower 50s.
Mostly clear skies and calm winds will prevail across the area
tonight, as the Great Lakes low pulls further away from the area,
and high pressure builds in from the north. Temperatures will
settle into the upper 20s to lower 30s by sunrise Sunday morning.
Mostly sunny skies and gusty south southeast winds will be on tap
Sunday afternoon, with temperatures in the 50s and lower 60s.