Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 281545
Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
945 AM CST Tue Feb 28 2017
Cloudy skies and unseasonably mild temperatures prevailed over
central and southeast Illinois overnight. Overnight lows were well
above normal, in the mid 40s to lower 50s.
Near record warmth will be felt across the area today, as brisk
southerly winds blow ahead of low pressure over the Plains.
Scattered thunderstorms will be possible today, with a better
chance for storms this evening into the overnight hours. Strong to
severe storms will be possible as a cold front moves across the
state overnight. Lingering showers will be possible into
Wednesday, as colder air filters in from the northwest.
High temperatures today will range from the lower 50s in northern
Iowa, to near 80 degrees in central Missouri. Lows tonight will
range from the lower 30s in northern Iowa, to the lower 60s in