Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 260953
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
453 AM CDT WED AUG 26 2015
Mostly cloudy skies were seen across east central Illinois early this
morning. However, skies were mostly clear across the west central
and the southeast part of the state. Pre-dawn temperatures around the
area at 4 a.m. ranged from 52 degrees at Olney and Robinson, to 64
degrees at Rantoul.
Quiet conditions will continue across the Midwest through the middle
of the week, as an area of high pressure drifts east through the
region. Temperatures will edge up a couple degrees each day. By late
in the week, an incoming storm system will bring a chance of showers
and thunderstorms, beginning across Missouri and Iowa on Friday.
Highs today will range from the lower 70s across much of Wisconsin
and northern Indiana, to the middle 80s in southwest Missouri.
Low temperatures tonight will generally be in the low to mid 50s
across the Midwest; however, northern Wisconsin should drop into the
mid 40s, while western Missouri should stay in the low 60s.