Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 160021
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
721 PM CDT FRI AUG 15 2014
Cloud cover thickened over central and southeast Illinois on Friday,
while scattered showers moved into the western portion of the state
by early evening. High temperatures were around 10 degrees below
normal, in the lower to middle 70s.
Showers and thunderstorms will spread eastward across Illinois
overnight, as a warm front lifts through the Midwest. Areas around
the Great Lakes and Indiana will remain dry until Saturday. The
threat of rain and storms will continue much of the weekend, as low
pressure slowly tracks across the region. Locally heavy rain will be
possible across southern Iowa, northern Missouri, and portions of
central and southern Illinois.
Low temperatures tonight will range from the lower 50s in northern
Indiana, to the lower 70s in central Missouri. Highs on Saturday
will range from the upper 70s in northern Illinois, to near 90
degrees in southern Missouri.