Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 182011
Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
211 PM CST Sat Feb 18 2017
Plentiful sunshine and southwest breezes pushed temperatures to
record highs over much of central and southeast Illinois, on
Saturday afternoon. Mid afternoon readings were in the middle to
upper 60s, or 25 to 30 degrees above normal.
A weak mid level disturbance will bring scattered showers along
and south of the Ohio Valley, into this evening. Otherwise, dry
and unseasonably warm weather will continue across the Midwest
through Sunday. A cold front approaching from the west, will bring
increasing chances of rain showers, for Monday and Monday night.
Low temperatures tonight will drop into the mid 30s to mid 40s
across the Midwest. Near record highs on Sunday will reach the
lower 60s to lower 70s.