Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 130935
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
434 AM CDT SAT SEP 13 2014
Skies began to clear over central and southeast Illinois overnight.
With a chilly airmass in place, this allowed temperatures to cool
into the upper 30s to upper 40s during the pre-dawn hours. These
were the coolest readings across the area since mid May.
A strong Canadian high pressure ridge, located over the Plains this
morning, will track east across the Midwest, through Sunday night.
This will bring cool and dry weather to the region, for the
remainder of the weekend. On Monday, a weak low pressure trough
moving through the area, will produce scattered showers across the
Midwest. A gradual warming trend will begin today, and bring
temperatures up to near normal readings, for early next week.
High temperatures today will reach the upper 50s to middle 60s for
much of the Midwest. Lows tonight will drop into the upper 30s to