Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 210936
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
436 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014
A nearly stationary frontal boundary over northern Illinois
allowed for scattered showers and a few thunderstorms north of
I-74 during the overnight hours. Rainfall totals were on the
low side, however. Temperatures at daybreak were mainly in the
lower 70s across central and southeast Illinois.
A stationary frontal boundary extending from Iowa to northern
Indiana at daybreak this Thursday morning, will serve as the focus
for shower and thunderstorm development over the next couple of days.
AS a result, widely scattered showers are possible this morning and
today across the northern third of Illinois. However, the main
focus for the showers and storms will be around the Great
Lakes area through the end of the work week. Locations to the south
should see hot and humid conditions through the weekend with no
rainfall anticipated into Monday.
High temperatures today, will range from the lower 80s in
northeast Indiana, to the upper 90s across central and southern
Overnight low temperatures, will range from the middle 60s in
central Wisconsin, with 70s elsewhere across the nations mid