Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 071525
Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
925 AM CST Wed Dec 7 2016
Mostly cloudy skies and cool temperatures prevailed over central
and southeast Illinois this morning. Overnight lows were in the
middle to upper 20s.
Early season Arctic high pressure will build into the northern
Rockies today. Ahead of this high pressure ridge, brisk northwest
winds will bring much colder air into the Midwest for the next few
days. Temperatures will dip several degrees below normal, with
single digit wind chills common both Thursday and Friday morning.
Besides lake effect snow downwind of the Great Lakes, dry weather
will persist, as the high pressure system shifts across the
Midwest through Friday night.
High temperatures today will range from the teens in northern
Iowa, to the lower 40s in southern Illinois. Lows tonight will
drop into the teens and 20s across the Midwest.