Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 071717
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1120 AM CST FRI MAR 07 2014
High clouds brought mostly cloudy skies overnight to western Kansas,
with brisk southerly winds keeping temperatures warmer. Lows ranged
from the low 30s in northern Kansas, to the mid to upper 30s across
the rest of the state.
An upper level low pressure trough crossing the Rockies today will
approach western Kansas tonight, and move into central Kansas
tomorrow evening. A surface cold front in southern Nebraska will
drop south across Kansas today, and become nearly stationary across
central Oklahoma tonight, bringing an increasing chance for a mix of
rain and snow late this evening, changing to snow overnight. Nearly
2 inches of snow can be expected in the western half of southwest
Kansas with this system, while the eastern half of southwest Kansas
can expect an inch or less. Temperatures will be near or slightly
below normal through tomorrow, but return to above normal on Sunday.
High temperatures today will range from the upper 40s in northern
Kansas, to near 60 in extreme southern Kansas and northern Oklahoma.
Lows tonight will drop into the mid to upper 20s across all but
extreme southeast Kansas, where lows will be in the low to mid 30s.