Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 020016
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
716 PM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015
Isolated thunderstorms affected parts of central and eastern
Illinois during Tuesday afternoon and evening. Some of the stronger
slow moving storms produced locally heavy rainfall and small hail.
High temperatures were several degrees above normal, ranging from
88 in Champaign, to 95 in Peoria.
Very warm and humid conditions will persist across the Midwest for
the next several days, as an upper level area of high pressure
drifts eastward. There is some potential for showers and
thunderstorms from Wisconsin southeast to Indiana Wednesday night
and Thursday, but much of the region will remain dry this week.
Low temperatures tonight will drop into the mid 60s to lower 70s
across the Midwest, while highs on Wednesday will reach the upper
80s to lower 90s.