Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1126 AM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN WAS OBSERVED ACROSS THE HIGH PLAINS OF
KANSAS THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS. BY MID DAY, MOST OF THE
ACTIVITY SHIFTED TO THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN HALF OF THE STATE.
MORNING RAINFALL REPORTS RANGED FROM OVER 2 INCHES AROUND LIBERAL
TO LESS THAN A HALF INCH FARTHER NORTH. PRE-DAWN LOW TEMPERATURES
RANGED FROM THE MID 40S IN EASTERN COLORADO TO THE LOWER 50S IN
CENTRAL KANSAS.

AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WHICH BROUGHT HEAVY RAINS TO THE HIGH
PLAINS WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN PLAINS BY THIS EVENING.
MEANWHILE, ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL TROUGH OVER THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
COASTLINE WILL MOVE INTO THE DESERT SOUTHWEST TONIGHT. SURFACE
TROUGHING WILL REMAIN PARKED ALONG THE LEE SIDE OF THE CENTRAL
ROCKIES THROUGH MIDNIGHT. COOL TEMPERATURES AND CLOUDY SKIES ARE
EXPECTED TODAY WITH ANOTHER CHANCE FOR RAIN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. THE UNSETTLED WEATHER PATTERN WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

HIGHS TODAY WILL RANGE FROM THE UPPER 60S IN SOUTHEASTERN COLORADO TO
THE MID 50S IN CENTRAL OKLAHOMA. UPPER 50S TO LOWER 60S ARE
EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTHWESTERN KANSAS. LOWS TONIGHT WILL RANGE FROM
THE UPPER 40S IN NORTHEASTERN COLORADO TO THE UPPER 50S IN CENTRAL
OKLAHOMA.

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