Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 242044
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
344 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014
Breezy and warm conditions prevailed across central Illinois today.
A few showers tracked through the Illinois River Valley during the
afternoon: however, most locations remained dry. High temperatures
generally climbed into the lower to middle 70s, but remained a bit
cooler in the 60s west of the Illinois River due to the clouds and
A cold front will push through the Midwest tonight, bringing a
period of showers and thunderstorms. A few of the storms could
become severe across southern Missouri into western Kentucky this
evening. Once the front passes, a return to warm and dry weather
can be anticipated for Friday and Saturday. After that, a slow-moving
storm system will bring a prolonged period of wet weather to the
region beginning Saturday night and Sunday and lasting through at
least the middle of next week.
Overnight low temperatures, will range from the upper 30s in
northern Iowa, to the upper 50s across Kentucky.
High temperatures on Friday, will range from the lower 60s in
northern Indiana, to the upper 70s in Missouri.