Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 020020
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
720 PM CDT WED OCT 1 2014
Clouds increased across central Illinois on Wednesday afternoon, and
scattered showers and thunderstorms moved into the western portions
of the state by late afternoon. Southeast winds brought warmer air
back into the region. High temperatures were 10 to 15 degrees
above normal, in the lower to middle 80s.
A cold front approaching the region, will bring showers and
thunderstorms to the Midwest through Thursday night. Some of the
storms may be severe in southeast Iowa, Missouri, Illinois and
western Indiana, from Thursday afternoon into Thursday night.
Locally heavy rain is also possible with 1 to 2 inches of rain in
much of Illinois, with locally higher amounts in central Missouri.
Much cooler temperatures will arrive across the Midwest behind this
front, for Friday.
Low temperatures tonight will range from the lower 50s in northern
Indiana, to the upper 60s in northern Missouri. Highs on Thursday
will range from the upper 60s in northern Iowa, to the upper 80s
along the Ohio Valley.