Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 181618
Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
1118 AM CDT TUE OCT 18 2016
Skies were mostly cloudy across central Illinois this morning as
a cold front in the vicinity of the Illinois River valley pushes
slowly eastward. Temperatures around the area at 11 AM, ranged
from 71 degrees at Galesburg, to 82 degrees at Flora.
Gusty southerly winds will precede the cold front, while winds
will shift to northwest behind the front. Colder air behind the
front will prevent temperatures from rising as warm today as
yesterday. Expect a slight chance for showers and thunderstorms
to develop along the front this afternoon mainly south of I-72.
Cooler temperatures and chances for showers and thunderstorms will
prevail Wednesday and Thursday.
High temperatures today, will range from the lower 60s in central Wisconsin,
to the upper 80s in western Kentucky.
Low temperatures tonight, will range from the mid 40s in northern
Iowa through central Wisconsin, to the upper 60s in western