Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 120022
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
722 PM CDT FRI JUL 11 2014
Cloud cover thickened from west to east, across central Illinois
on Friday, as a weak weather disturbance approached from the
west. This spread scattered showers towards the Illinois River
Valley by early evening. High temperatures were seasonable, in the
lower to middle 80s.
A low pressure system developing over the Plains tonight, will
track northeast into the Great Lakes on Sunday. Ahead of this low,
southerly winds will bring warmer and more humid air into the
Midwest. Periods of scattered showers and thunderstorms can be
expected across the region for tonight into Sunday, as the weather
system moves through the area. Strong to severe thunderstorms
and locally heavy rain, will be possible for Saturday and Sunday.
Low temperatures tonight will drop into the lower 60s to lower 70s
across the Midwest. Highs on Saturday will range from the lower
80s in northern Indiana, to the mid 90s in central Missouri.