Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 301610
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1110 AM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015 /1010 AM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015/
Locally dense fog and low clouds developed early this morning
along and east of a Meade to Cimarron to Wakeeney line.
Visibilities were reduced to less than a quarter mile at times.
Most of the fog and low clouds had dissipated by mid morning.
Skies were mostly clear across the remainder of western Kansas
overnight. Low temperatures were mainly in the lower and mid 50s,
except for lower 60s in the extreme southwest.
Upper level ridging will extend from Arizona and New Mexico into
the Central Plains through tonight, while a surface trough is
expected to strengthen in the lee of the Rockies. Low clouds will
continue to decrease across the eastern portion of the plains this
afternoon. Temperatures are expected to be above normal under
mostly sunny skies in the west. Skies will be mostly clear
High temperatures this afternoon will range from the mid 80s in
northeastern Kansas to the upper 90s in parts of western
Nebraska. Lows tonight will be in the 60s.