FRIDAY: Patchy dense fog in the morning with gradually clearing skies and warmer temperatures in the afternoon. High: 70. Winds: Southwest 5-10 mph.
FRIDAY NIGHT: Mainly clear and mild. Low: 56. Winds: Southwest 5-10 mph.
November Unusually Cool, Dry in Illinois
If you're thinking it's been unusually dry lately, you'd be correct. Overall, Illinois has had an unusually warm year temperature-wise. But the month of November was abnormally cool and dry.
The average statewide precipitation last month was more than two inches below normal, making it the 17th-driest November in more than a century.
Our average temperature was almost 41 degrees--1.1 degrees below normal.