Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 281017
Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
517 AM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016
Mostly cloudy skies and few isolated showers were seen across
central and southeast Illinois overnight. Temperatures around the
area at 5 AM ranged from 67 degrees at Taylorville, to 73 degrees
Broad southerly flow over the Midwest will continue to bring warm
and unsettled weather to the region today. A few upper-level
disturbances in the southwest flow are expected trigger shower and
thunderstorm activity. Meanwhile, further west a nearly
stationary frontal boundary stretching Wisconsin to Oklahoma early
this morning will edge eastward this afternoon. Showers and
thunderstorms are expected to develop along and ahead of the
front, with the bulk of the precipitation generally west of I-55
into this evening. Much of the Midwest will dry out on Sunday and
Monday. The next chance for precipitation is expected Tuesday.
High temperatures today will top out in the middle 70s to middle
80s across the Midwest.
Low temperatures tonight will fall to the mid 50s to mid 60s
across the region.