Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 300113
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
813 PM CDT WED APR 29 2015
Mostly cloudy skies, with a few very light, scattered showers and
sprinkles, were present across central and southeast Illinois this
evening. Winds were out of the north at 5 to 10 mph. Temperatures
were in the mid 50s to upper 60s throughout the area.
An upper level disturbance over the Great Lakes will continue to
drop southward into Kentucky by Thursday evening. Cloud cover, with
scattered showers, will be in place over the northern half of
Illinois, Indiana and Kentucky tonight, shifting slightly
east on Thursday. This system will also bring slightly cooler air
into the Midwest tomorrow, but temperatures will rebound by Friday
and steadily increase over the weekend. Dry conditions will prevail
across much of the region Friday through Saturday, except with a
weak system bringing isolated showers and thunderstorms to Iowa,
northern Missouri and west central Illinois.
Low temperatures tonight will range from the mid to upper 30s over
southern Wisconsin and northeast parts of Illinois and Indiana, to
around 50 degrees in southeast Missouri.
High temperatures Thursday will range from the upper 40s in northwest
Indiana to the mid 70s over central Missouri.