Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 242007
Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
307 PM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017
Clouds have begun to move into the region from the southwest and
will continue to increase through the evening as our next weather
system arrives. Temperatures around the Midwest this afternoon
were in the 70s with a few locations at 80.
Southerly winds will remain throughout much of the weekend,
leaving warmer temperatures in place. Low pressure centered over
west central Oklahoma will shift toward central Illinois during
the overnight. Showers and thunderstorms ahead of this area of low
pressure will move into the region this evening, and persist
through the weekend.
Low temperatures tonight will only drop back into the 40s in
northern Illinois to near 60 in southern portions of the state.
Highs on Saturday will only reach the 40s in northwest Illinois,
while central and southern Illinois will climb back into the 60s
and low 70s.