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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
333 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

Partly to mostly cloudy skies prevailed this afternoon across
central and southeast Illinois. Isolated showers and thunderstorms
developed near I-55 in McLean county, with Bloomington currently
getting a thunderstorm with brief heavy rains and a wind gust near
40 mph. Very warm and humid conditions prevailed this afternoon.
Temperatures at 3 pm, were in the mid to upper 80s. These
temperatures combined with muggy dewpoints in the low to mid 70s, was
giving heat indices in the 90s.

A cold front over central parts of Wisconsin and Iowa, will move
southeast across Illinois later tonight into Tuesday. This will
likely bring a period of showers and thunderstorms to the region,
reaching into Indiana, Kentucky and eastern Illinois by overnight
into Tuesday. There is a slight chance of severe storms over the
northwest half of Illinois and Missouri into this evening. The front
will lift back north as low pressure moves from north Texas into
central Illinois Wednesday likely bringing showers and thunderstorms
along with heavy rains possible during mid week. Flash flood
watches are in effect for much of Missouri and a portion of
southwest Illinois tonight through Wednesday. Cooler temperatures
will arrive behind the cold front Tuesday and Wednesday, except
staying very warm and humid across Kentucky and southeast Missouri.

Low temperatures tonight, will range from the low to mid 50s across
central and northwest parts of Iowa and Wisconsin, to the upper 60s
and lower 70s over Kentucky, Indiana and the southeast half of
Illinois and Missouri.

High temperatures Tuesday, will range from the mid to upper 60s
across northern Wisconsin, to the mid to upper 80s across Kentucky,
southeast Missouri bootheel and far southern parts of Illinois and
Indiana.

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