Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 272001
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
301 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015
Widely scattered showers occurred across central and southeast
Illinois today in advance of a weak cold front. Afternoon high
temperatures topped out in the upper 70s and lower 80s.
As the front continues to sag southward, scattered showers and
thunderstorms will be possible along and south of a Fort Wayne,
Indiana to Saint Louis, Missouri line this evening. Meanwhile,
widespread thunderstorms associated with an upper-level disturbance
will track across the central and eastern sections of Kentucky.
Elsewhere around the Midwest, dry and slightly cooler weather will
be noted in the wake of the front. Rain chances will be confined to
Missouri and the Ohio River Valley on Thursday, as high pressure
passes through the Great Lakes. After that, an approaching cold
front will bring much better rain chances back into the entire
region Friday and Saturday.
Overnight low temperatures, will range from the middle 50s across
northern Indiana, to the middle 60s in the Ohio River Valley.
High temperatures on Thursday, will be in the lower to middle 80s.