Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 131527
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1026 AM CDT WED AUG 13 2014
Sunny skies were present across central and southeast Illinois this
morning. West northwest winds at 5 to 10 mph occurred with
temperatures in the upper 60s to low 70s across the area.
Below normal temperatures and fair weather will continue throughout
central and southeast Illinois today as high pressure remains over
portions of the Central Plains and Midwest. There may be a slight
chance for a shower on Thursday as a frontal boundary pushes south
through the region, but partly cloudy to partly sunny skies will be
prevalent throughout most of the day. Temperatures will gradually
warm through the end of the week, with the next chance for showers
and thunderstorms Friday night as an upper level disturbance moves
through the Midwest. The chance for showers and thunderstorms will
continue into the start of the weekend.
Highs this afternoon will reach the upper 70s to low 80s throughout
central and southeast Illinois.
Lows tonight will drop down into the upper 50s to low 60s across the