Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1111 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS IN WESTERN KANSAS AND NORTHWEST OKLAHOMA
MOVED SLOWLY EASTWARD OVERNIGHT AND THIS MORNING. THE PEAK REPORTED
RAIN TOTALS INCLUDED 1.48 INCHES 13 MILES SOUTHEAST OF ASHLAND, 1.60
INCHES 20 MILES NORTHWEST OF SYRACUSE AND 2.23 INCHES 16 MILES
SOUTHEAST OF MEADE. MORNING LOW TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE LOWER
60S TO AROUND 70 DEGREES IN WESTERN KANSAS.

AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE FROM NORTHEAST COLORADO ACROSS
NEBRASKA AND KANSAS LATE TODAY. A LOW PRESSURE CENTER ACROSS
NORTHEASTERN COLORADO HAS A NEAR STATIONARY FRONTAL BOUNDARY
STRETCHING FROM IT EAST ACROSS KANSAS WITH A SURFACE TROUGH
EXTENDING SOUTH ALONG THE COLORADO AND KANSAS BORDER. THIS LOW
PRESSURE CENTER WILL MOVE INTO SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA TODAY, LIFTING THE
STATIONARY BOUNDARY NORTH INTO SOUTHERN NEBRASKA AS A WARM FRONT
WHILE THE SURFACE TROUGH MOVES EAST ACROSS EXTREME WESTERN KANSAS.
THUS, WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE AGAIN POSSIBLE ACROSS
THE CENTRAL PLAINS TODAY AND THURSDAY.

AFTERNOON HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL RANGE FROM THE MID 80S IN NEBRASKA
TO THE MID 90S IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS AND THE UPPER 90S ACROSS
OKLAHOMA. OVERNIGHT LOW TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM
AROUND 60 DEGREES IN WESTERN NEBRASKA TO THE LOWER 60S IN WESTERN
KANSAS AND ALONG THE WESTERN SIDES OF THE OKLAHOMA AND TEXAS
PANHANDLES.

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