Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 210200
Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
900 PM CDT FRI MAY 20 2016
Cloudy skies continued across central and southeast Illinois into
the evening hours. Isolated showers affected areas primarily east
of I-57 today, while a few sprinkles were seen farther west.
Isolated showers continued across parts of east central Illinois
at late evening. Temperatures around the area at 8 PM ranged from
55 degrees at Mattoon and Olney, to 66 degrees at Jacksonville.
An upper level disturbance moving across the southern Midwest will
bring a good chance of showers to the Ohio Valley overnight.
Showers will be possible in eastern Illinois and Indiana overnight,
ending Saturday from west to east. After this system pushes to the
east on Saturday, high pressure will bring dry and warmer weather,
for this weekend.
Regional low temperatures overnight will drop into the middle 40s
to middle 50s.
High temperatures on Saturday will top out in the low to mid 70s
across the Midwest.