Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 200220
Regional Weather Summary for Western Kansas
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
920 PM CDT THU MAY 19 2016 /820 PM MDT THU MAY 19 2016/
Low stratus clouds covered much of western Kansas during the
afternoon today. Light showers persisted in Comanche and Barber
counties through the early evening hours. Highs climbed into the
upper 50s and lower 60s across western and central Kansas.
An upper level low pressure system will slowly progress east
across the central plains tonight. At the surface, low pressure
will continue to build east of the Rockies. Fog will be likely
after midnight across western Kansas. Chances for precipitation
will decrease through the night before a chance for storms moves
in this weekend.
Lows tonight will range from the upper 40s and lower 50s in
eastern Colorado and western Kansas to the mid to upper 50s in the
central and eastern portions of the state. Highs tomorrow will
climb into the mid to upper 70s across Kansas.