Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 022041
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
340 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2015
Partly to mostly cloudy skies and northeast winds of 5 to 15 mph
prevailed today across central and southeast Illinois. Isolated
showers were southeast of Lawrenceville and west of Rushville.
Temperatures at 3 pm, were in the low to mid 70s, ranging from
71 degrees in Galesburg, to 77 degrees in Effingham, Paris
Low pressure currently over northeast Oklahoma will track along a
frontal boundary just north of the Ohio river into Friday. This will
trigger scattered showers and a few thunderstorms across Kentucky,
Missouri, southwest Iowa and southern parts of Illinois and Indiana
into Friday night. There is a slight chance of severe storms into
this evening over southern parts of Missouri and Kentucky and the
southern tip of Illinois, where locally heavy rainfall will be
possible. High pressure over the Great Lakes region will bring a
period of dry weather to much of the Midwest into Sunday, with rain
chances mainly confined to locations along and south of I-64.
Overnight low temperatures, will range from the 50s across Wisconsin,
Iowa and northern parts of Illinois and Indiana, to near 70 degrees
across southeast Missouri and western Kentucky.
High temperatures Friday, will be in the middle 70s to lower 80s
across the Midwest.