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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR NORTHERN ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
822 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014 /922 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014/

ON WEDNESDAY MORNING...LOW PRESSURE WAS CENTERED OVER THE SOUTHERN
PLAINS. THERE WERE SHOWERS OVERNIGHT MAINLY SOUTH OF INTERSTATE
80...WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND SPRINKLES TO THE NORTH.
TEMPERATURES AS OF 8 AM WERE IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S UNDER CLOUDY
SKIES. TODAY WILL BE WARM AND HUMID...WITH HIGHS RANGING FROM THE
MID TO UPPER 70S NORTH OF INTERSTATE 80 AND UPPER 70S TO LOWER 80S
SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80.

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD LATER THIS
AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING AS THE LOW PRESSURE AREA TRACKS
NORTHEAST TO THE MID MISSISSIPPI VALLEY. SOME THUNDERSTORMS COULD
BECOME STRONG TO SEVERE AND PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. A COLD FRONT
TRAILING FROM THE LOW WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE AREA LATE TONIGHT INTO
EARLY FRIDAY...WITH LINGERING ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS THEN
POSSIBLE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT AS UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE
MOVES OVER THE REGION...ALONG WITH GUSTY WINDS. HIGHS ON FRIDAY
WILL ONLY REACH THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 60S EARLIER IN THE
DAY...FOLLOWED BY FALLING TEMPERATURES DURING THE AFTERNOON.
SATURDAY WILL BE EVEN COOLER WITH HIGHS ONLY IN THE UPPER 40S TO
LOWER 50S. ISOLATED SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE DUE TO COLD UPPER LEVEL
LOW PRESSURE REMAINING OVER THE REGION. AFTER STARTING SUNDAY IN
THE 30S TO AROUND 40...THERE WILL BE SOME RECOVERY TO THE MID TO
UPPER 50S BY THE AFTERNOON UNDER PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES.

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RC

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