Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 212035
Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
335 PM CDT SUN AUG 21 2016
Mostly sunny skies and cool temperatures prevailed across central
and southeast Illinois through the mid-afternoon. Temperatures
around the area at 3 PM, ranged from 73 degrees at Peoria, to 79
degrees at Flora, Lawrenceville, and Springfield.
A high pressure ridge over the Plains, will gradually shift east
into the Ohio Valley, through Tuesday. This will bring a few days
of dry weather to the region, along with another day of mild
temperatures and low humidity. Once high pressure starts to move
east of the Midwest, warmer temperatures and increasing humidity
will be the rule starting Tuesday. The shower and thunderstorm
chances should hold off until Tuesday night.
Low temperatures overnight, will drop into the 50s across the
Midwest. High temperatures on Monday, will top out in the upper
70s to middle 80s across the region.