Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 021953
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
253 PM CDT WED SEP 2 2015
Skies became mostly cloudy across areas west of I-55 this afternoon.
While clouds also increased further east, skies there remained
mostly sunny. Temperatures at mid afternoon were generally in the
upper 80s to lower 90s, but were a bit cooler near Galesburg where
clouds had been around the longest.
The hot and humid weather pattern will continue across the Midwest
for the remainder of the week, as an area of high pressure aloft
drifts eastward across the middle of the country. Scattered showers
and thunderstorms will be possible from Wisconsin to Indiana, along
the periphery of the high, but much of the region will be dry.
Regional low temperatures tonight will generally range from the
upper 60s to lower 70s. Highs on Thursday will mainly be in the
upper 80s to lower 90s, but will be a bit cooler across eastern and