Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 051618
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1118 AM CDT SAT JUL 5 2014
High thin clouds associated with a storm complex over southern Iowa
and northern Missouri continue to stream eastward across central
Illinois this morning. While skies remain sunny along the Indiana
border, conditions have become overcast further west across the
Illinois River Valley. 11 am temperatures range from 70 degrees in
Galesburg to 81 in Robinson.
Showers and thunderstorms currently impacting portions of Iowa and
Missouri will gradually spread eastward into west-central Illinois
this afternoon. Meanwhile, warm and dry weather will prevail along
and east of the I-55 corridor. After one more day featuring low
relative humidity values, warmer and much more humid weather will
return to the Midwest on Sunday. Scattered showers and thunderstorms
will accompany this warmer airmass through early next week, with the
best rain chances coming up on Tuesday as a cold front sags southward
into the region.
High temperatures today, will mainly be in the lower to middle 80s,
but will remain in the middle 70s across eastern Iowa.
Low temperatures tonight, will range from the upper 50s in Indiana,
to the lower 70s across western Missouri.