Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 220322
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1022 PM CDT FRI AUG 21 2015 /922 PM MDT FRI AUG 21 2015/
A few thunderstorms rumbled across western Kansas today, producing
primarily less than a tenth of an inch of rain in small portions
of southwest Kansas, otherwise skies remained mostly cloudy over
most of the state. Temperatures were much below normal throughout
the region. Highs today ranged from the upper 70s in southern
Kansas, to the mid to upper 80s in northern Kansas.
A weak upper level low pressure trough over western Kansas will
move off to the east overnight. At the surface, low pressure
troughing will remain along the Colorado and Kansas border
tonight, while a cold front drops southeast across western Kansas
by tomorrow evening. Little weather activity is expected overnight
and into tomorrow afternoon, with an increasing chance for
thunderstorms tomorrow evening.
Overnight low temperatures will drop into the low to mid 60s in
western Kansas, with upper 60s to low 70s in central and eastern
Kansas. Highs tomorrow will reach into the low 90s from eastern
Colorado through eastern Kansas.