Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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Regional Weather Summary for Western Kansas
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
922 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016 /822 PM MDT SAT APR 30 2016/

Mostly cloudy skies and cool conditions prevailed across western
Kansas today. There was some light rain in the northwest late
this afternoon but very little in the way of measurable
precipitation. There was a little light snow in the Goodland area
early this evening. High temperatures were in the 40s in the
northwest and the low to mid 50s in the southwest.

A slow moving upper level low pressure system will move east out of
the Central Plains by late tonight and across the Middle Mississippi
Valley as a trough on Sunday. Another upper level storm system will
move across the desert southwest tonight but will weaken on Sunday
as it moves into the Southern High Plains. At the surface, high
pressure will strengthen in the Western High Plains through
Sunday. Most of the precipitation tonight will be confined mainly
to Nebraska where there will be a mix of rain and snow in the
west and rain in the east. There will be a chance for light snow
in parts of eastern Colorado. There will be a chance for rain
showers on Sunday in the Southern High Plains. The showers are
expected to spread into parts of southeastern Colorado, southwest
Kansas and western Oklahoma by afternoon.

Low temperatures tonight will range from the mid to upper 30s in
the Western High Plains to the mid 40s in central Oklahoma and far
eastern Kansas. Highs Sunday will range from the mid and upper 40s
in the far Western High Plains to the upper 60s in central


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