Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 200157
Regional Weather Summary for Western Kansas
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
857 PM CDT MON SEP 19 2016 /757 PM MDT MON SEP 19 2016/
Sunny and unseasonably hot weather prevailed across western
Kansas today along with light winds and low humidity. Highs
ranged from 90 degrees at Goodland to 99 at Dodge City.
Under clear skies, temperatures were quickly falling back into the
70s this evening.
An upper level ridge of high pressure will persist over the
southern plains through Tuesday. A surface trough will develop in
the lee of the Rockies, resulting in breezy south winds. It will
continue to be very warm to hot with no precipitation across the
Lows tonight are expected to range from the lower to middle 50s
in southeastern Colorado to the lower 70s in northern Oklahoma.
Highs Tuesday will be mainly in the lower to middle 90s across the