Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 291609
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1008 AM CST THU JAN 29 2015
Cloudy skies were present across central and southeast Illinois late
this morning. Winds were out of the west northwest at 15 to 25 mph,
gusting up to 38 mph in Champaign. Temperatures were in the mid to
upper 30s throughout the area.
The cold front, which has moved through Illinois and is pushing into
Indiana, will continue to push southeastward today. Behind the cold
front, winds will become blustery out of the west northwest between
20 to 30 mph, with some gusts exceeding 35 mph. Cooler air and drier
conditions will move into the region later today and remain through
Friday as high pressure slides southeastward. The next storm system
will begin to affect the region by Saturday, bringing the chance
for accumulating snow, with 3 to 5 inches possible north of I-64 and
1 to 3 inches along and south of I-64.
Highs today will range from the low 30s in northern Iowa to the low
50s in southern Kentucky.
Low temperatures tonight will range from the low teens in southern
Wisconsin to near 30 in southeast Missouri.