Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 211507
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1006 AM CDT SAT MAR 21 2015
Areas of haze began to clear up, revealing mostly sunny skies across
central and southeast Illinois late this morning. A few high clouds
also continued to stream across the southern half of Illinois. Winds
were out of the north at 10 to 20 mph behind the cold front.
Temperatures were in the mid 40s to low 50s throughout the area.
A cold front will continue to progress southward and eastward into
the Ohio Valley by late this afternoon. Meanwhile, dry and mild
conditions will be dominant over much of the Midwest today behind the
front, with a gradual cool down across the Great Lakes region
beginning Sunday, continuing through the start of the work week. Dry
conditions will persist through the first half of the weekend, with
the next chance for light rain mixed with light snow over Iowa,
Wisconsin, and northern Illinois on Sunday into Monday, as an upper
level disturbance moves across the Midwest.
High temperatures today will range from the upper 40s in northern
Iowa to the low 70s across southern Missouri into portions of
Low temperatures tonight will range from the mid 20s across
portions of northern Illinois and Indiana to the upper 40s over
southern Missouri into Kentucky.