Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 020942
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
430 AM CDT SAT MAY 2 2015
Clear skies were seen across most of central and southeast Illinois,
through the overnight hours. There were a few locations along the I
72 corridor that were mostly cloudy early this morning, however.
Temperatures across the area at 4 a.m., ranged from 43 degrees at
Galesburg, to 56 degrees at Springfield.
High pressure will drift southeast of the region today, and continue
fair weather over much of the area. As southerly flow develops,
temperatures will push above normal for the weekend, and into early
next week. A weak upper level system will bring scattered showers and
isolated thunderstorms to Iowa, Wisconsin, northern Missouri and the
northern half of Illinois, tonight. A better chance of showers and
thunderstorms will remain over this region, for Sunday night and
Monday, as a cold front pushes southeast, into northern Illinois.
High temperatures today, will range from the middle 60s across
northern Wisconsin, to the upper 70s across central and southern
Overnight low temperatures, will range from the middle 40s across
northwest Iowa, to the upper 50s across northwest Missouri.