Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL
AWUS83 KDVN 301535
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
1035 AM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017
Showers and thunderstorms were found across the region Thursday
morning, as an area of low pressure tracked into western Missouri.
Heavy rainfall accompanied showers and thunderstorms, with some
locations in northeast Iowa approaching an inch and a half of
rainfall. Low temperatures ranged from 37 in Independence, to 46
in Fort Madison and Keokuk.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms will continue across the
region through Thursday evening, as the low pressure slowly moves
eastward into central Illinois. Rainfall totals will range from a
quarter to half an inch, with the heaviest rainfall expected east
of the Mississippi River. High temperatures will range from the
lower 40s north of Highway 30, to middle 50s in west central
Illinois and northeast Missouri. Rain showers will gradually exit
the region tonight, leaving us with mostly cloudy skies. Low
temperatures will drop into the middle and upper 30s.