Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 281943
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
243 PM CDT THU AUG 28 2014
Partly sunny and warm conditions prevailed across central Illinois
today. Isolated showers moved across the area during the morning,
although most locations remained dry. High temperatures were mainly
in the middle to upper 80s.
Thunderstorms will move across eastern Iowa into northwest Illinois
late this afternoon into the evening hours, primarily impacting
locations along and northwest of a Kirksville Missouri to Galesburg
Illinois lines. Frequent lightning and locally heavy rainfall will be
likely. Further southeast, isolated showers and thunderstorms will
occur along a warm front from eastern Missouri into western Kentucky
through early evening, before dissipating after sunset. Scattered
showers and thunderstorms will once again be possible on Friday as
the warm front lifts further northward. The best rain chances will
be focused across Iowa into the Great Lakes, with hot and dry
conditions expected further south across the Ohio River Valley.
Overnight low temperatures, will mainly be in the upper 60s and
lower 70s, but will remain in the lower 60s in northeast Indiana.
High temperatures on Friday, will range from the lower 80s in
northern Iowa, to the lower 90s along and south of the Ohio River.