Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 231622
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1022 AM CST SUN NOV 23 2014
An area of light to moderate rain showers is continuing to push
northeast from Missouri into portions of central and southeast
Illinois late this morning. Otherwise, skies were mostly cloudy
throughout the area. Winds were out of the southeast at 10 to 20
mph, and temperatures were in the upper 40s to mid 50s across the
Light to moderate rain showers, with rain increasing in coverage,
will continue to move northeast today as a low pressure system tracks
northeast into the Great Lakes. Rain totals in excess of one inch are
possible for parts of the Midwest by tonight. As the system lifts
into the Great Lakes, a strong cold front will sweep across the
region, bringing in much colder air for Monday. Colder air and
moisture on the backside of the storm system will bring scattered
light snow and flurries for the start of the work week.
High temperatures this afternoon will reach the 50s for most of the
Midwest, with temperatures in the low 60s across western Kentucky
and southwest Missouri.
Low temperatures tonight will range from the low 20s in western
Iowa to the near 50 in Indiana and Kentucky.