Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 300921
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
420 AM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014
Skies were mostly cloudy, as low stratus moved into most of central
and southeast Illinois this morning. Winds were out of the
northeast at 5 to 10 mph. Temperatures were in the upper 50s to low
60s across the area as of 4 a.m.
Cloud cover will continue to spread southward as the weak cold front
moves into southern Illinois this morning. Cooler temperatures will
settle in behind the weak front today, especially towards the Great
Lakes region, where high temperatures will only make it into the low
60s. Temperatures will rebound briefly on Wednesday before a strong
cold front moves through on Thursday. Showers and thunderstorms will
develop ahead of this cold front over Iowa, Wisconsin, and Missouri
on Wednesday, and over the rest of the Midwest Wednesday night
through Thursday night.
High temperatures this afternoon will range from the low 60s in
northeast Illinois, to the low 80s in central Missouri.
Lows tonight will drop into the mid 40s over Wisconsin and northern
Illinois. Lows over the remainder of the region will drop into the
mid 50s to low 60s.