Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 041638
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1138 AM CDT FRI SEP 4 2015
Clouds developed across central and southeast Illinois through the
morning hours, with mostly sunny skies prevailing across the area.
Some of the clouds could produce a few light showers. Temperatures
across the area at 11 a.m. were mostly in the 80s, ranging from 87
degrees at Galesburg, Danville, and Bloomington, to 91 degrees at
Jacksonville. With dewpoints in the mid 60s to low 70s, heat index
values across the area were generally in the low to mid 90s.
The hot and humid weather pattern will continue across the Midwest
into this weekend, as an area of high pressure aloft drifts eastward,
across the middle of the country. Scattered showers and thunderstorms
will be possible across northern and eastern Illinois, Wisconsin to
Indiana, along the periphery of the high, but much of the region will
High temperatures around the Midwest today will reach the mid 80s to
Low temperatures tonight across the area will drop into the mid 60s
to low 70s.