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
925 PM CST FRI FEB 20 2015

HIGH TEMPERATURES VARIED QUITE A BIT ONCE AGAIN ACROSS THE AREA
TODAY AS HIGHS RANGED FROM 43 DEGREES AT MEDICINE LODGE TO 64
DEGREES AT LIBERAL.  SKIES WERE GENERALLY PARTLY CLOUDY.  SOME LIGHT
RAIN HAD SPREAD INTO THE SYRACUSE AREA AND THEN THE GARDEN CITY AREA
EARLY THIS EVENING.  THERE WAS VERY LITTLE IN THE WAY OF MEASURABLE
RAIN.

A SURFACE LOW WITH A TRAILING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE EAST OUT OF THE
TEXAS PANHANDLE LATE THIS EVENING AND ALONG THE RED RIVER VALLEY
REGION THE REST OF THE NIGHT.  A WEAK UPPER DISTURBANCE IS EXPECTED
TO MOVE EAST ACROSS THE CENTRAL PLAINS TONIGHT.  AN ARCTIC COLD
FRONT IS FORECAST TO DROP SOUTH ACROSS NEBRASKA ON SATURDAY AND
EASTERN COLORADO AND KANSAS SATURDAY NIGHT.  AN EVEN STRONGER UPPER
DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION SATURDAY NIGHT.  A FEW AREAS
OF LIGHT RAIN WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE EAST ACROSS THE CENTRAL PLAINS
TONIGHT.  THE RAIN SHOULD CHANGE OVER TO LIGHT SNOW IN NEBRASKA AND
NORTHERN KANSAS.  COLDER TEMPERATURES CAN BE EXPECTED ON SATURDAY
ALONG WITH PLENTY OF CLOUDS.  MOST OF THE PRECIPITATION DURING THE
DAY WILL BE CONFINED TO THE CENTRAL HIGH PLAINS WITH MAINLY LIGHT
SNOW.  THERE MAY BE SOME RAIN IN NORTHWESTERN KANSAS.  AN INCH OF
SNOW MAY FALL BY THE END OF THE DAY IN THE NEBRASKA PANHANDLE WITH
AROUND HALF AN INCH IN THE GOODLAND AREA.  THE BULK OF THE SNOW IS
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP IN THE WESTERN HIGH PLAINS SATURDAY NIGHT.  A
WINTER STORM WARNING WAS IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF EASTERN COLORADO AND
PARTS OF FAR WESTERN KANSAS.

LOW TEMPERATURES TONIGHT WILL RANGE FROM THE MID 20S IN WESTERN AND
CENTRAL NEBRASKA TO THE UPPER 30S IN CENTRAL OKLAHOMA.  HIGHS
SATURDAY WILL RANGE FROM THE UPPER 20S IN NORTHERN NEBRASKA TO THE
LOWER 50S IN CENTRAL OKLAHOMA.  HIGHS IN WESTERN KANSAS WILL BE IN
THE MID TO UPPER 30S.

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LEE


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