AWUS83 KDVN 170209
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
909 PM CDT Fri Mar 16 2018
Low pressure over Kansas and high pressure over lower Michigan
pulled brisk winds across the region on Friday. Areas of
precipitation developing ahead of a warm front moved into parts
of Missouri, Iowa and Illinois during the afternoon and evening.
Temperatures were mainly in the 40s during the day, with highs
ranging from 45 degrees in the Quad City area, to 40 degrees at
A wintry mix of precipitation will spread across northeast
Missouri, eastern Iowa and western Illinois overnight, with
periods of rain, sleet and snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain
at times. Temperatures will drop into the upper 20s to lower 30s.
Expect freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow, from Independence
to Hennepin Saturday morning, and light rain over southeast Iowa,
northeast Missouri and parts of west central Illinois. By
Saturday afternoon sunshine will return to parts of the region,
and high temperatures will reach the lower to middle 40s.
AWUS83 KILX 170939
Weather Summary For Central And Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
439 AM CDT Sat Mar 17 2018
Widespread rainfall moved through the region overnight, along with
some locations receiving frozen precipitation in north central
Illinois. Temperatures early this morning were reported near
freezing in north central Illinois, while remaining in the upper
30s in south central Illinois.
Low pressure will continue to slowly progress eastward, passing
through the region today. While much of the area will stay dry,
some locations in the northern half of Illinois could see
precipitation. A wintery mix will be possible where temperatures
remain near freezing this morning, before daytime warming
transitions precip to rainfall. Once this system slides by, drier
and more seasonable conditions will return for the second half of
the weekend. Another system will arrive Monday, bringing the next
chance for rainfall to the Ohio River Valley and southern Midwest.
Highs today will range from the lower 40s in central Indiana, to
the lower 60s along the Ohio Valley. Lows Saturday night will drop
to the upper 20s in southern Wisconsin, while only dipping to the
upper 30s along the Ohio River Valley.