Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 171426
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
926 AM CDT FRI OCT 17 2014
Sunny skies prevailed eastern Illinois this morning, while clouds
began to move into western and central Illinois, ahead of the next
cold front. Overnight low temperatures were several degrees above
normal, in the upper 40s to lower 50s.
Low pressure over the Great Lakes, will track southeastward today,
pulling a cold front through the Midwest. While a few showers will be
possible across Wisconsin and Michigan as the front passes, dry
conditions are expected across the remainder of the region. After
the frontal passage, a return to cool and dry weather is anticipated
for the upcoming weekend.
High temperatures today will range from the mid 50s in northern
Iowa, to the mid 70s along the Ohio Valley. Lows tonight will drop
into the 40s for much of the Midwest.