Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 251628
Regional Weather Summary for Western Kansas
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
1128 AM CDT WED MAY 25 2016 /1028 AM MDT WED MAY 25 2016/
Some low stratus clouds covered northwestern and central Kansas
this morning. Conditions began to quiet during the late overnight
hours after an intense period of severe weather across
southwestern Kansas. Several large tornadoes were reported and
damage surveys were under way as of the morning today. Hail as
large as 3 inches was reported across Dodge City. Lows fell into
the mid to upper 50s across much of western Kansas.
An upper level disturbance will dig into the desert southwest this
afternoon while a second weaker disturbance forms in the Dakotas.
At the surface, low pressure will persist across southwestern
Kansas. There will be another chance for storms across central
Kansas this afternoon and evening. At this time widespread severe
weather is not expected. Chances for severe weather will increase
Highs today will climb into the upper 80s and lower 90s across
eastern Colorado and across Kansas. Lows tonight will range from
the low to mid 50s in eastern Colorado and western Kansas to the
mid to upper 60s in the central and eastern portions of the state.