Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
AWUS83 KILX 060017
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
717 PM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015
Isolated thunderstorms affected portions of central Illinois, mainly
north of I-74, on Tuesday afternoon. Otherwise, conditions were
partly sunny and warm. High temperatures were several degrees
above normal, reaching the mid 70s to mid 80s.
Warm and unsettled weather will be the rule across the Midwest for
the remainder of the week. Thunderstorms will re-develop west of the
Mississippi River on Wednesday, while locations further east
experience warm and dry conditions. After that...thunderstorm
chances will gradually spread further east across the remainder of
the region Thursday into Friday, as a cold front slowly pushes east.
Low temperatures tonight will range from the mid 40s in northeast
Illinois, to the mid 60s in central Illinois. Highs on Wednesday
will reach the mid 70s to mid 80s across the Midwest.