Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL
AWUS83 KDVN 191548
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
948 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017
Clear skies and calm winds prevailed across the area overnight,
as a ridge of high pressure remained over the area. Some patchy
areas of dense fog were also observed, but it quickly dissipated
after sunrise. As of 6 am, overnight low temperatures were mainly
in the mid 20s to mid 30s.
Record warmth will remain the main weather story for today, as
a warm front slowly lifts northward through the region. Under
mostly sunny skies, temperatures will soar into the mid 60s to
lower 70s, which will likely set new record highs for the date
by one or two degrees.
Dry conditions will continue tonight, with showers and
thunderstorms in store for the area Monday and Monday night.
The record warmth is expected to persist on a daily basis