Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 290213
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
913 PM CDT MON SEP 28 2015 /813 PM MDT MON SEP 28 2015/
High clouds kept skies partly cloudy across western Kansas today,
with gusty southerly winds helping to bring warmer temperatures to
the region. Highs today ranged from the mid 80s in eastern Kansas,
to the low 90s in western Kansas and eastern Colorado.
A weak upper level disturbance will cross the Northern Plains
overnight, while a surface cold front slowly drops south across
Kansas by tomorrow evening. A large upper level high pressure
ridge will dominate the Intermountain region of the Rockies. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms will affect northern
Kansas and southern Nebraska overnight, with patchy early morning
fog affecting northwest Kansas. Across southwest Kansas, little
active weather is expected until tomorrow afternoon and evening,
when a slight chance of thunderstorms will occur.
Overnight low temperatures will drop into the mid 50s to around
60 in eastern Colorado and western Kansas, with low 60s in central
and eastern Kansas. Highs tomorrow will only reach the mid 60s to
low 70s from southern Nebraska through northern Kansas, with mid
70s to mid 80s from central Kansas through northern Oklahoma.