Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 141017
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
517 AM CDT TUE OCT 14 2014
Cloudy skies and scattered rain showers were seen across central and
southeast Illinois this morning. The heaviest showers were generally
east of a line from Effingham to Danville. Pre-dawn temperatures
across the area at 5 a.m., were in the upper 50s to mid 60s.
An upper level low over the Midwest has lost its forward momentum,
remaining in the area for a few more days. Therefore, widespread rain
chances will continue throughout the region until the middle part of
the week. The weather system looks to finally move out of the area by
late Wednesday into Thursday, allowing dry conditions and seasonable
temperatures to return.
High temperatures today, have generally happened across most areas
of the Midwest already, with temperatures generally in the mid 50s
to mid 60s.
Low temperatures tonight, will be in the mid 40s to mid 50s for much
of the Midwest, while temperatures may drop into the mid 30s for