Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 030019
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
719 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2015
Partly to mostly cloudy skies, and mild temperatures prevailed over
central and southeast Illinois on Thursday. A large area of high
pressure centered over Lake Michigan, was responsible for the
tranquil weather. Highs were around 10 degrees below normal,
reaching the middle 70s.
Low pressure currently over the Plains, will track along a frontal
boundary near the Ohio River into Friday. This will trigger scattered
showers and a few thunderstorms across Kentucky, Missouri, southwest
Iowa and southern parts of Illinois and Indiana, into Friday night.
Farther north, high pressure will remain anchored over the Great
Lakes, and will bring a period of dry weather to much of the
Midwest into Sunday, with rain chances confined to the southern
Midwest and Ohio Valley.
Low temperatures tonight will range from the lower 50s in northern
Illinois, to near 70 degrees in southeast Missouri. Highs on
Friday will reach the middle 70s to lower 80s for much of the