Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 201615
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1015 AM CST TUE JAN 20 2015
Cloud cover began to move southward over central Illinois late this
morning, while south central and southeast Illinois remained mostly
sunny. Winds were out of the west at 5 to 15 mph. Temperatures were
in the mid 30s to low 40s throughout the area.
Cloud cover will continue to overspread the Midwest as an upper
level disturbance over the northern Plains tracks southeast this
afternoon into Wednesday. A few light rain and snow showers will be
in store for northern portions of the region. Some light snow
accumulations, around a few tenths to a half inch, are possible
tonight into Wednesday, mainly along and north of I-74. Dry
conditions will resume after this system passes, continuing through
the end of the week. While above normal temperatures are expected
today, a slight cool down to near normal temperatures will occur by
Wednesday and Thursday.
High temperatures this afternoon will range from the mid 30s in
central Wisconsin to the mid 50s in southern Missouri.
Low temperatures tonight will drop into the upper 20s to low 30s
across much of the Midwest.