Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 311654
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1053 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015
Clouds continued increasing across central and southeast Illinois,
through the late morning hours. Temperatures around the area at 10
a.m., were in the low to mid 30s.
A winter storm system will be moving out of the southwest United
States this weekend, spreading precipitation across a large portion
of the Midwest today. Rain and snow will spread into northern
Missouri and central Illinois by this afternoon, but most of the
precipitation over the region will be in the form of snow, tonight
and tomorrow. Several inches of accumulation are likely from southern
Iowa, northern Missouri, northern and central Illinois, and Indiana.
Locations further south, closer to the Ohio River, will see mixed
precipitation or all rain, minimizing snow totals in that area. After
the storm system exits tomorrow evening, very cold air will spread
into the region for the start of the work week.
High temperatures today, will range from the mid teens across
northern Wisconsin, to the mid 40s in southern Missouri.
Low temperatures tonight, will range from the single digits above
zero in northern Wisconsin, to the upper 30s across southeast
Missouri, southern tip of Illinois, and western Kentucky.