Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 281601
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1100 AM CDT SUN JUL 28 2014
Scattered thunderstorms were observed across the Texas and Oklahoma
Panhandles, as well as eastern Colorado overnight. A few light
showers developed across western Kansas after sunrise. Otherwise
mostly cloudy skies were observed across the area. Lows overnight
ranged from the mid 50s across southern Nebraska and northern Kansas
to lower 70s across far southwest Kansas and northwest Oklahoma.
An upper level ridge will continue to build over the Rockies and
Southern Plains with little movement through Monday. Meanwhile, a
dome of high pressure will continue to be located across the Plains
bringing upslope southeast winds to the area. Scattered
thunderstorms are forecasted to form across eastern Colorado this
evening and slide eastward into Kansas and Oklahoma overnight. Heavy
rain is possible with these storms.
Highs today are expected to range from around 80 degrees across
eastern Colorado to around 90 degrees across central Kansas and
northern Oklahoma. Lows tonight are forecasted to range from the
lower 60s across southern Nebraska and northern Kansas to upper 60s
across northwest Oklahoma.