Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 312042
Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
342 PM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016
Scattered thunderstorms affected portions of western and central
Illinois from this morning into this afternoon. Otherwise,
conditions were mostly cloudy across central and southeast
Illinois. Temperatures around the area at 3 PM ranged from 71
degrees at Lacon, to 89 degrees at Lawrenceville.
A cold front and associated low pressure system over the Plains,
will slowly track east across the Midwest overnight through
Wednesday. This will bring periods of showers and thunderstorms to
the region through mid week. Temperatures will remain several
degrees above normal through Wednesday. Mostly dry and slightly
cooler conditions are expected behind the front.
Low temperatures overnight will drop into the low to mid 60s for
much of the Midwest, but western Iowa and northern Wisconsin will
see temperatures drop into the mid 50s.
High temperatures on Wednesday will range from the lower 70s for
northwest Iowa and northern Wisconsin, to the upper 80s in central