Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 020215
Regional Weather Summary for Western Kansas
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
915 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016 /815 PM MDT SUN MAY 1 2016/
Mostly cloudy to cloudy skies and cool temperatures prevailed
across western Kansas today. Some light rain showers had spread
into southwest Kansas this afternoon and during the evening mainly
near the Oklahoma border. Liberal received just under a tenth of
an inch of rain. High temperatures were in the 50s.
An upper level trough will move east across the Central Plains
tonight and Monday morning. Surface high pressure in the Western
High Plains is expected to weaken on Monday. Scattered light rain
showers will move eastward across parts of the Central Plains
tonight, mainly in the south. Rainfall amounts will generally be
under a tenth of an inch. Clouds will continue to decrease across
the Central High Plains tonight. On Monday, temperatures will be a
little bit warmer. Skies will generally be partly cloudy.
Low temperatures tonight will range from the upper 20s in the
Nebraska Panhandle to the mid 40s in central Oklahoma. Lows in
western Kansas will be in the mid to upper 30s. Highs Monday will
range from the upper 50s to mid 60s.