Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 220950
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
449 AM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015
Clear skies and light winds were seen across central and southeast
Illinois through the early morning hours. Pre-dawn temperatures
around the area at 4 a.m., ranged from 47 degrees at Lawrenceville,
to 56 degrees at Peoria.
As an area of high pressure drifts through the Midwest, pleasant
conditions will be on tap today. A warming trend will be starting as
well, becoming more established for the weekend. As a storm system
organizes over the Plains, showers and thunderstorms will spread
across areas west of the Mississippi River tomorrow, with the rain
threat becoming widespread over the remainder of the Midwest for
Sunday and Memorial Day.
High temperatures today around the Midwest will be in the mid 60s to
mid 70s, however areas near Lake Michigan will be slightly cooler.
Low temperatures tonight around the region will be in the mid 40s to