Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 252017
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
317 PM CDT FRI JUL 25 2014
Showers and isolated thunderstorms were diminishing as they
drifted into southeast Illinois from I-70 south at mid afternoon.
Widely scattered showers and thunderstorms lingered over central
Illinois southeast of the Illinois river. Clouds were giving way
to partly to mostly sunny skies northwest of the Illinois river
at mid afternoon. Temperatures at 3 pm were mostly in the upper 60s
and lower 70s, but ranged from 64 degrees at Bloomington and
Taylorville, to 77 degrees at Mount Carmel airport.
Low pressure over eastern Nebraska, will spread tropical heat and
humidity northeast across the Midwest this weekend. Isolated
to scattered showers and thunderstorms will also occur through
Sunday. The thunderstorms across central parts of Illinois and
Indiana could be strong to severe on Saturday afternoon and evening
with damaging winds, heavy rains, frequent lightning and hail
Low temperatures tonight, will be in the mid 60s to mid 70s for
much of the Midwest, except cooler lower 60s over northeast
Wisconsin and eastern Kentucky.
High temperatures Saturday, will range from the mid 80s to mid
90s across the Midwest, with lower 80s over northern Wisconsin.