Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 191625
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1125 AM CDT TUE AUG 19 2014
A thunderstorm complex over northern Missouri weakened as it moved
into the north central part of Illinois this morning. Thunderstorms
were seen north of a Macomb to Bloomington line, with mainly showers
further south. The precipitation was near the I-55 corridor at late
morning. Temperatures across the area at 11 a.m., ranged from 67
degrees at Lacon, to 84 degrees at Mount Carmel.
A low pressure system over Wisconsin and associated cold front
extending southwest toward Kansas will slowly move east over the next
few days. Chances for showers and thunderstorms will continue through
mid-week across Missouri, Illinois, and Indiana as the cold front
stalls out across central Illinois. Summer-like weather will return
toward the end of the week, when an upper level high pressure ridge
brings hot and humid conditions to central and southeast Illinois
Highs today will range from the mid 70s across northern Wisconsin, to
the middle to upper 90s in southwest Missouri.
Lows tonight will range from the mid 60s to lower 70s across the
Midwest, with 50s in northern and central Wisconsin.