Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 170210
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
910 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014
Partly cloudy skies and breezy northwest winds were common this
afternoon as a cold front moved across western Kansas earlier this
morning. Some light to moderate rain showers were also observed
along the Colorado Front Range this evening. Some light snow was
observed in the some of the higher elevations north of Colorado
Springs. Highs today ranged from the upper 50s in eastern Colorado
to the lower and mid 70s in south central Kansas.
An upper level trough moving across the Central Rockies this
evening will slip over the Central Plains by Thursday afternoon.
Surface high pressure will continue to build into the Northern and
Central Plains through Thursday. Mostly cloudy skies are expected
tonight with a chance of rain after midnight. Rain chances will
increase by Thursday morning.
Lows tonight will range from the lower 30s in northwestern Kansas to
the mid 40s around Oklahoma City. Highs on Saturday will top out
in the lower to mid 50s across the Central Plains.