Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 300008
Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
708 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016
Mostly cloudy skies and light northeast winds brought cool
conditions to central and southeast Illinois on Friday. High
temperatures reached the mid 50s to lower 60s.
A vigorous storm system over the Plains will lift northeast on
Saturday, bringing widespread showers and thunderstorms to the
Midwest. A few of the storms could become severe Saturday
afternoon and evening, particularly from southern Illinois
southward into the Ozarks. As the system slowly departs the
region, the rain will diminish to scattered showers Saturday night
and Sunday. Rainfall totals this weekend will be substantial,
with many locations picking up one, to one and a half inches.
Low temperatures tonight will range from near 40 degrees in
northern Illinois, to near 60 degrees in southern Illinois. Highs
on Saturday will range from the lower 50s in eastern Iowa, to near
80 degrees in southern Missouri.