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
1130 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

LIGHT SNOW INCREASED IN COVERAGE ACROSS WESTERN KANSAS SHORTLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT ADDING AN ADDITIONAL LAYER TO THE EXISTING SNOWPACK. BY MID
MORNING ONLY FLURRIES WERE OBSERVED ACROSS THE WESTERN HALF OF
KANSAS. THE WINTERY PRECIPITATION ALSO MADE FOR DIFFICULT TRAVEL
ACROSS MOST LOCATIONS. PRE-DAWN LOW TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM SINGLE
DIGITS IN EASTERN COLORADO TO THE TEENS IN SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS.

AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WHICH BROUGHT LIGHT SNOW TO SOUTHWESTERN
KANSAS WILL MIGRATE TOWARDS THE MID MISSISSIPPI VALLEY TONIGHT.
MEANWHILE, ANOTHER TROUGH WILL SINK FARTHER SOUTH ALONG THE
CALIFORNIA COASTLINE. THE VERY COLD SURFACE ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE
PARKED OVER THE CENTRAL PLAINS WILL BEGIN TO SCOUR OUT TONIGHT.
CLOUDY SKIES ARE EXPECTED TODAY SNOW EXPECTED ACROSS CENTRAL AND
EASTERN KANSAS. FOR TONIGHT, THERE WILL BE ANOTHER CHANCE FOR SOME
LIGHT SNOW, BUT TEMPERATURES SHOULD NOT BE AS COLD.

HIGHS TODAY WILL BE IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S IN EASTERN COLORADO AND
WESTERN KANSAS. LOWS TONIGHT WILL RANGE FROM THE SINGLE DIGITS IN
EAST CENTRAL COLORADO TO THE MID 20S IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS.

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