Regional Weather Summary
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Regional Weather Summary
National Weather Service Wichita KS
239 AM CST Mon Jan 22 2018

A strong storm system impacted Mid-America overnight. In the warm
side of the storm, isolated to widely scattered showers and
thunderstorms moved northeast across portions of eastern Kansas
during the evening. On the cold side of the storm, areas of snow
moved across northwest Kansas, with a rain and snow mix across
portions of north-central Kansas. Snow accumulations exceeded 6
inches across far northwest Kansas, with blizzard-like conditions
due to very strong and gusty northwest winds. Numerous winter
advisories and warnings were in effect. Predawn temperatures
ranged from the 40s across far eastern Kansas, to 20s over western
Kansas.

The winter storm will continue progressing northeast across Mid-
America today. Widespread heavy snow will impact Nebraska, with
light to moderate snow across generally the northern half of
Kansas. Strong and gusty northwest winds will create blizzard-like
conditions at times, especially across northwest and north-
central Kansas and Nebraska. Numerous advisories and warnings
remain in effect. Forecast high temperatures are in the 30s and
40s.

Precipitation will exit the region to the east tonight, with
clearing skies in its wake. Winds will remain breezy out of the
northwest, with forecast low temperatures in the teens and 20s.

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