Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 051627
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1117 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015
Cloudy skies were seen across locations, west of I 55 and north of
I 74, through the late morning hours. Further to the south, sunny
skies were the rule. Temperatures across the area at 11 a.m., ranged
from 68 degrees at Galesburg, to 82 degrees at Lawrenceville, Paris,
Showers and thunderstorms will be seen along a nearly stationary
frontal boundary extending from the southern Great Lakes to the
Central Plains today. The front will gradually shift northward
today, focusing the best rain chances along and north of the
I-80 corridor. After that, the warm and unsettled weather pattern
will continue for the remainder of the week. Storm chances will
mainly be confined to locations along and west of the Mississippi
River Wednesday and Thursday, then will begin to spread eastward
across the remainder of the region by Friday.
High temperatures today, will range from the lower 60s across
northern Wisconsin, to the middle 80s across southern Illinois and
most of Missouri.
Overnight low temperatures, will range from the lower 40s across
northern Wisconsin, to the middle 60s across east central Missouri.