Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 231630
Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
1130 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016
Mostly sunny skies and warm temperatures prevailed across central
and southeast Illinois through the late morning hours.
Temperatures across the area at 11 a.m., ranged from the lower to
A large upper level ridge of high pressure will remain in place
over the region for this weekend, and bring dangerously hot and
humid conditions to a large part of the Midwest. Afternoon heat
index readings will be in excess of 105 degrees for both Saturday
and Sunday. In addition to the heat and humidity, scattered
thunderstorms will be possible, mainly to the north, as a frontal
boundary lingers across the region.
High temperatures today, will range from the middle 80s across
locations near Lake Michigan, to the 90s elsewhere.
Overnight low temperatures, will range from the lower 60s across
Wisconsin, to the 70s elsewhere.