Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 131612
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1111 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014
Areas of light precipitation moved across northwest Kansas in the
early morning, with a trace of precipitation reported in Dodge City.
After dawn, snow was reported in northwest Kansas. Overnight low
temperatures ranged from the mid 40s to around 70.
An upper level disturbance will move east across the Central Plains
today and a second, stronger, upper level disturbance will move from
the Intermountain West across the Central and Southern Plains early
Monday. A cold front extending from northeast Kansas across
southwest Kansas and the Oklahoma Panhandle will move southeast
across Oklahoma late this afternoon and into Texas early Monday.
This combination is expected to create a wintry mix of rain and snow
in the Central Plains. Snow and rain in Nebraska and eastern
Colorado will move southeast across western Kansas and northwest
Oklahoma this afternoon. Rain and thunderstorms are expected in
eastern Kansas and much of Oklahoma.
High temperatures will be reached early today and then drop off
through the afternoon. These highs will be around 60 degrees in
southeast Nebraska, the lower 80s in southeast Kansas and the lower
90s in southwest Oklahoma and the southern portion of the Texas
Panhandle. Overnight low temperatures are expected to range in the
mid to upper 20s in Nebraska, Kansas and the Oklahoma and Texas