Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 080347
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST Illinois
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
929 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016
Partly to mostly cloudy skies were the rule across central and
southeast Illinois, through the late evening hours. Some widely
scattered rain was reported across locations, mainly east of I 55.
Temperatures across the area at 9 p.m., ranged from 32 degrees at
Lacon, to 44 degrees at Effingham.
A weak system will bring a chance of light rain showers to the Ohio
and mid Mississippi river valleys overnight. Meanwhile, a stronger
low pressure system over northern Minnesota, will track into lower
Michigan on Monday, and into the eastern Great Lakes by Tuesday. This
will likely spread light snow showers southeast across the Midwest
overnight, into Monday and continue through Monday night, before
diminishing from the west during Tuesday. Several inches of lake
effect snow will occur near the Great Lakes the next few days, while
as much as 1 to 3 inches of snow will occur over the northeast half
of Illinois and Wisconsin and into Indiana and Kentucky. Blustery
northwest winds will usher in Arctic air from Monday night through
Wednesday across the Midwest.
Overnight low temperatures, will range from 10 to 15 degrees across
northwest Iowa, to the middle 30s across western Kentucky and the
High temperatures on Monday, will range from the mid to upper teens
across northwest Iowa, to 40 degrees across southeast Missouri.