Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 231650
Regional Weather Summary for Western Kansas
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
1150 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016 /1050 AM MDT SAT JUL 23 2016/
Skies were partly cloudy overnight with scattered light showers
moving across the southwestern portions of Kansas. Heavier showers
and thunderstorms rolled across the northern portions of the state
which weakened around sunrise. Winds were generally less than
10-15 mph and were out of the south. Lows fell into the upper 60s
and lower 70s.
An upper level disturbance will move across the Northern Plains
today, while at the surface a cold front will move southeast into
eastern Wyoming and western Nebraska. Dry and quiet weather is
expected today with a slight chance for showers and thunderstorms
later this evening in extreme southwestern Kansas. Severe weather
is not expected, but localized heavy rain and lightning will be
possible with any storms that form.
Highs today will climb into the low to mid 100s across Kansas.
Lows tonight will range from the mid to upper 60s in eastern
Colorado and extreme western Kansas to the low to mid 70s further