Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 191634
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1134 AM CDT FRI SEP 19 2014
A beautiful sunny morning prevailed across the heartland of Illinois.
Temperatures at 11 AM were in the upper 60s and lower 70s, with south
to southeast winds of 7 to 14 mph and a few gusts of 15 to 20 mph.
Canadian high pressure ridge over New England, will settle off the
New England coast by sunset. This will continue a stretch of dry and
pleasant weather into this evening, with warming temperatures into
tomorrow. Shower and thunderstorm chances will increase over Iowa and
Wisconsin by overnight, and over the rest of the Midwest, including
Illinois by Saturday afternoon and Saturday night, as the next cold
front moves southeast across the state. Clouds will decrease from the
northwest on Sunday as showers and thunderstorms diminish across the
Ohio river valley, as high pressure builds back into the Midwest.
High temperatures today around the Midwest will top out in the 70s to
lower 80s, except cooler upper 60s noted across northern Wisconsin.
Low temperatures tonight will generally be in the mid 50s to mid 60s
around the region.