Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 171144
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
544 AM CST WED DEC 17 2014
Overcast skies and gusty northwest winds prevailed over central and
southeast Illinois this morning. Temperatures around the area at 5
a.m., ranged from 19 degrees at Galesburg, to 30 degrees at
Lawrenceville and Olney.
Quiet weather, with some lingering cloud cover, will be on tap for
today as Canadian high pressure builds southward into the Midwest.
However, the quieter weather will be brief for the southern half of
the region as the next weather system quickly approaches from the
southwest, spreading light snow, with minor accumulations, across
Missouri and into the southern half of Illinois tonight into
tomorrow morning. High pressure will keep dry and cold conditions in
place farther north, over the remainder of the Midwest, through the
end of the work week.
High temperatures today, will range from the low 20s in northwest
Wisconsin, to the low 40s in southern Kentucky.
Low temperatures tonight, will range from the teens across much of
Wisconsin and northern Iowa, to the low 30s in southwest Missouri.