Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 152053
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
353 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014
Partly to mostly cloudy skies prevailed this afternoon across
central and eastern Illinois, with mostly sunny skies in
western Illinois. Temperatures at 3 pm were in the upper 30s to
middle 40s. Brisk northwest winds of 10 to 20 mph and gusts
up to 25 mph was adding a chill to the air.
High pressure ridge over the Mississippi river valley, will shift
east across into the Atlantic states Wednesday. This will bring
another freeze overnight to much of the region especially east of
the Mississippi river. As low pressure over Montana moves east into
the upper Midwest Wednesday, brisk southerly winds will develop and
allow a warming trend to begin. Seasonable temperatures and dry
weather are expected for Thursday. A weather system will bring a
chance of showers to the region Thursday night and Friday.
Lows tonight, will range from 15 to 20 degrees across northern
Wisconsin, to the upper 30s and lower 40s over western parts of
Iowa and Missouri.
High temperatures Wednesday, will range from the 30s across
northern Wisconsin, to the mid 60s across western Missouri.