Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 250221
Regional Weather Summary for Western Kansas
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
921 PM CDT SUN APR 24 2016 /821 PM MDT SUN APR 24 2016/
Other than some clouds over eastern sections of western Kansas
this morning, skies were sunny across the remainder of the area
today. Storms developed around mid afternoon near Pratt and St.
John. These storms moved off to the northeast the remainder of the
afternoon. High temperatures were in the upper 70s to lower 80s.
An upper level low pressure system will move east across South
Dakota tonight and into the upper midwest on Monday. A dry line from
central Kansas to northwest Oklahoma is expected to move slowly east
tonight. On Monday afternoon an area of surface low pressure will
form in eastern Colorado. Strong to severe thunderstorms that were
located from near Salina to Manhattan to southeastern Nebraska
early Sunday evening will continue to move northeast overnight.
Skies will be mostly clear in the western portion of the plains.
Temperatures will not be near as warm on Monday. Skies will be
mostly sunny to partly cloudy. There is a slight chance for
thunderstorms during the afternoon in parts of southeastern
Low temperatures tonight will range from the mid 30s in the
Nebraska Panhandle to the lower 60s in central Oklahoma. Lows in
western kansas will be mostly in the 40s. Highs Monday will range
from around 60 in north central Nebraska to the mid 80s from the
Southern High Plains to central Oklahoma. Highs in western Kansas
will be mainly in the 70s.