Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 240424
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
922 PM CST TUE DEC 23 2014
Mid and high clouds blanketed central and southeast Illinois this
evening. Scattered rain showers were seen east of a line from
Bloomington to Taylorville. Temperatures around the area at 9 p.m.,
ranged from 35 degrees at Lacon, to 48 degrees at Mount Carmel.
Low pressure, developing to the south, will quickly track
northeastward into the Ohio River Valley by Wednesday morning. This
system is expected to bring rain to the Ohio River Valley and
southern Illinois overnight...with a mixture of rain and snow further
west across Iowa, Wisconsin, and Missouri. The potential exists for
several inches of snow along and near the I-55 corridor Wednesday
afternoon and evening before the system exits the region Wednesday
night. Southerly flow sets up on Thursday, Christmas Day, with dry
weather and unseasonably warm temperatures returning to the Midwest
Low temperatures overnight, will range from the mid 20s across
western Iowa, to the middle 40s across central Kentucky.
High temperatures on Wednesday, will range from the low 30s in
western Iowa, to the mid 50s in central Kentucky.