Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 040132
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
832 PM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015
Isolated showers and sprinkles affected parts of central and eastern
Illinois on Friday, while isolated thunderstorms produced locally
heavy rain south of I-70, during the late afternoon. High
temperatures were several degrees below normal, reaching the upper
70s to lower 80s.
A frontal boundary stretching from southern Missouri into the Ohio
Valley, will slowly settle southward as weak high pressure over Iowa
and Michigan settles southeast into Illinois and Indiana, on
Saturday. Scattered showers and thunderstorms will occur near and
south of the stationary front, for the next few days. Farther
north, dry conditions are expected across much of the Midwest, for
the holiday weekend, along with warming temperatures.
Low temperatures tonight will drop into the mid 50s to mid 60s
across the Midwest, while highs on Saturday will reach the 80s.