Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 191009
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
455 AM CDT TUE AUG 19 2014
Mostly clear skies and light south to southwest winds prevailed
across central and southeast Illinois this morning. Patchy fog was
also seen across portions of east central and southeast Illinois.
Pre-dawn temperatures across the area at 4 a.m., ranged from 62
degrees at Paris, to 71 degrees at Jacksonville and Springfield.
A low pressure system over northern Wisconsin and associated cold
front extending southwest toward southern Kansas will slowly move
east over the next few days. Chances for showers and thunderstorms
will continue through mid-week across Missouri, Illinois, and Indiana
as the cold front stalls out across central Illinois. Summer will
return toward the end of the week, when an upper level high pressure
ridge brings hot and humid conditions to central and southeast
Illinois on Thursday.
Highs today will range from the mid 70s across northern Wisconsin,
to the middle to upper 90s in southwest Missouri.
Lows tonight will range from the mid 60s to lower 70s across the
Midwest, with 50s in northern and central Wisconsin.