Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 031117
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
517 AM CST TUE DEC 3 2013
Areas of dense fog formed over much of central and western Illinois
overnight, with visibilities under one half mile common in many
areas. Otherwise, conditions were partly cloudy and mild. Early
morning readings were in the upper 30s to lower 40s.
After morning fog dissipates, unseasonably warm weather is on tap for
much of the Midwest today, as a warm front lifts northward. Areas
near the Great Lakes, north of this front, can expect a mixture of
rain and snow. On Wednesday, a strong cold front will sweep through
the Midwest, marking the start of an extended period of cold weather.
Later in the week, snow or mixed precipitation is likely from
southern Missouri into Illinois and Indiana, primarily from Thursday
High temperatures today will range from the lower 40s in northern
Iowa, to the mid 60s in eastern Missouri. Lows tonight will range
from the 30s in central Iowa, to the lower 50s in southern Illinois.