Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 230005
Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
705 PM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017
Although sunshine was abundant across central and southeast
Illinois on Wednesday, brisk easterly winds kept temperatures
several degrees below normal. Highs ranged from 41 in Bloomington,
to 49 in Springfield.
High pressure over the Great Lakes will shift east tonight, and
allow a warming trend to begin on Thursday. As as warm front
shifts across the Midwest on Thursday, a period of scattered
showers will be possible. After the front lifts into the Great
Lakes, breezy and warm weather is expected for Friday. By late
Friday, low pressure approaching from the west, will bring
increasing chances of showers and thunderstorms, east of the
Mississippi River Valley.
Low temperatures tonight will range from the lower 20s in northern
Indiana, to the mid 40s in central Missouri. Highs on Thursday
will range from the mid 40s in northern Illinois, to the mid 70s
in central Missouri.