Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 291603
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1103 AM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015 /1003 AM MDT SAT AUG 29 2015/
A clear sky prevailed across western Kansas during the overnight
hours. Low temperatures were in the mid 50s to lower 60s.
An upper level ridge will extend from the Great Basin Region to
the Central and Northern Plains through tonight. Weak surface high
pressure will be located across the Central Plains. Dry conditions
can be expected with temperatures forecast to be slightly above
normal in the west. Skies will be mostly sunny this afternoon in
the west with some smoke in the upper levels. Clouds in the
eastern portion of the plains will gradually decrease through this
High temperatures this afternoon will range from the lower 80s in
northeastern kansas to the mid 90s in the Nebraska Panhandle.
Western Kansas should see highs in the lower 90s. Lows tonight
will be mainly in the upper 50s and lower 60s.