Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 240016
Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
716 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016
Mostly sunny skies, along with warm and very humid conditions,
prevailed across central and southeast Illinois on Saturday
High temperatures reached the upper 80s to lower 90s, but
afternoon heat indices of 100 to 105 were common.
Dangerously hot and humid conditions will continue across much of
the region through Sunday. A cold front will slowly work in from
the north on Sunday and Monday, with more seasonable levels of
heat and humidity behind the front. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms will be possible for tonight into Monday, as the
front moves across the region. Strong storms and locally heavy
rain will be possible.
Low temperatures tonight will drop into the 70s for much of the
Midwest. Highs on Sunday will range from the mid 80s in northern
Iowa, to near 100 degrees in east central Missouri.