Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 131049
Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
449 AM CST Fri Jan 13 2017
Clear skies and cold conditions prevailed across central and
southeast Illinois overnight. Early morning temperatures were in
the teens to lower 20s.
Several upper level disturbances will track northeast across the
region from this afternoon, through Sunday night. With cold air in
place at the surface and warmer air aloft, periods of freezing
rain are expected. The heaviest rain and highest impacts are
expected from southwest Illinois, west through central and
western Missouri, where significant ice accumulations could cause
downed tree limbs and power lines. Farther north into central
Illinois, freezing rain accumulations will be lighter, but will
still cause hazardous travel conditions.
High temperatures today will range from the teens in northern
Illinois, to the mid 30s in southern Illinois. Temperatures
tonight will remain nearly steady.