Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 231611
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1111 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014
Western Kansas had lows in the mid to upper 50s. The peak wind
speeds this morning included 34 mph at Garden City and 36 mph in
both Dodger City and Goodland. Several areas reported light rain
with higher reports being 0.04 inches 20 miles northwest of Syracuse
and 0.05 inches near Wakeeney.
A strong upper level disturbance in the western states will move
across the Central Plains tonight. A cold front will move southeast
through western Nebraska this afternoon and by evening be located
across northwest Kansas. There is a chance for showers and
thunderstorms to form across the Central Plains late this afternoon
and persist through early tonight . These areas of precipitation are
expected to end from the west after midnight.
Afternoon high temperatures will be in the mid 80s across western
Kansas and in both Oklahoma and the Texas Panhandle. Overnight low
temperatures are expected to range from the 30s in western Nebraska
to the lower 40s in western Kansas and the Oklahoma Panhandle.