Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 030408
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1008 PM CST TUE FEB 2 2016 /908 PM MST TUE FEB 2 2016/
Cloudy skies, strong gusty northwest winds, and flurries affected
southwest Kansas, while snow with low visibilities and strong
gusty winds affected northwest Kansas. High temperatures today
only reached into the low 20s to low 30s across eastern
Colorado and western Kansas, with upper 30s to upper 50s from
central through eastern Kansas.
The large upper level low pressure trough extending from the
Northern through Central Plains will remain through tomorrow,
while surface high pressure builds east across the Central and
Southern Plains. Winds will abate significantly overnight, with
temperatures falling well below normal under clearing skies.
Lows tonight will drop into single digits above zero to mid teens
from eastern Colorado through western Kansas, with upper teens to
mid 20s in central and eastern Kansas. Highs tomorrow will only
reach the upper 20s from northeast Colorado through northern
Kansas, with low to upper 30s across central and southern Kansas.