Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 011717
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1117 AM CST SAT MAR 1 2014
Mostly cloudy skies prevailed across central and southeast Illinois,
through the morning hours. Some very light precipitation was observed
across portions of the area as well. Temperatures across the area at
11 a.m., ranged from 23 degrees at Lacon, to 48 degrees at Robinson
A strong wintery storm will take aim on the region this weekend with
snow developing across Iowa and northern Illinois by this afternoon.
The snow will spread further south and become heavy at times tomorrow
and tomorrow night, with several inches expected across much of
Missouri eastward across the central sections of Illinois and
Indiana. Further south, freezing rain and sleet could create a
significant glaze of ice across southern Illinois into the Ohio River
Valley. The wintry precipitation will come to an end across the
region by Monday morning.
High temperatures today, will range from near zero degrees across
northwestern sections of Wisconsin and Iowa, to the middle 50s across
western Kentucky and southern Missouri.
Low temperatures tonight, will range from 20 to 25 below zero in
northern Wisconsin, to the middle 30s in western Kentucky.