Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 071144
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
544 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016
Increasing clouds and mild temperatures were seen across central and
southeast Illinois early this morning. Temperatures around the area
at 5 a.m. ranged from 31 degrees at Lawrenceville, to 40 degrees at
High pressure will continue the mild weather for the Midwest today. A
weak system will bring a chance of light rain showers to the Ohio and
mid Mississippi River Valleys this afternoon and evening. Meanwhile,
a stronger low pressure system over the Northern Plains, will track
into the Upper Midwest bringing a good chance of snow showers to
Iowa, Wisconsin, and northwest part of Illinois this afternoon and
evening. Snow showers will then spread southeast across the rest of
the Midwest overnight tonight and tomorrow, with light snow
accumulations likely. Brisk northwest winds will usher in Arctic air
for tomorrow and Tuesday.
High temperatures today will range from the mid 30s in northern
parts of Iowa and Wisconsin, to the mid 50s across western Kentucky
and southern parts of Missouri, Illinois, and Indiana.
Low temperatures tonight will range from the mid teens in north
central Iowa, to the middle 30s across Kentucky.