Beautiful weather is in the forecast for the next few days. Central Illinois will continue with this warm and dry period for the next few days. Partly cloudy skies tonight during the first half before clouds increase. Low temperatures in the low to mid-50s, much warmer than usual.
Temperature may try to race to the 80s tomorrow. While most areas will see upper 70s, some areas could reach the 80s. Atmospheric ingredients Monday of 30 mph gusts and low relative humidity create a risk to see another elevated fire danger.
Rain chances begin to increase Tuesday night. But Central Illinois will see a greater chance for showers on Wednesday and Thursday. In addition to showers, thunderstorms are possible on Wednesday evening due to a system moving in from the west.