Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS
AWUS83 KGLD 261952
Regional Weather Summary for the High Plains
National Weather Service Goodland KS
152 PM MDT MON SEP 26 2016 /252 PM CDT MON SEP 26 2016/
Skies were clear overnight with light and variable winds thanks to
an area of high pressure which settled over the Tri-State area.
Temperatures were cool for late September with most areas dropping
into the middle and upper 30s. The first frost of the season was
reported in many locations as low lying areas dipped into the
lower 30s. Early this afternoon skies were sunny with light winds.
Temperatures rebounded quickly from the chilly overnight lows and
ranged from 73 degrees in Yuma Colorado to near 80 in Colby
OUTLOOK... High pressure is forecast to remain over the Central
High Plains through mid-week which will translate to mostly clear
skies and light winds. Above normal temperatures will return to
the area. Lows tonight will range from the upper 30s in western
Nebraska and parts of eastern Colorado to the middle and upper 40s
elsewhere. Highs Tuesday will be in the low to middle 80s
areawide. Slightly cooler air will filter in for Wednesday with
highs ranging from the low to middle 70s over central portions of
Nebraska and Kansas to around 80 degrees further west.