Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 181622
Regional Weather Summary for Western Kansas
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
1122 AM CDT MON JUL 18 2016 /1022 AM MDT MON JUL 18 2016/
Skies are mostly clear last night and through the morning. A few
showers moved across the south central portions of the state at
around sunrise. Precipitation amounted to less than a tenth of an
inch. Lows fell into the upper 60s and lower 70s.
A broad area of upper level ridging will continue across the
Central Plains today. At the surface, low pressure will strengthen
east of the Rocky Mountains. Dry and quiet weather is expected
tonight across Kansas. Winds will be out of the south at around 15
to 25 mph during the afternoon before weakening after sunset.
Highs today will climb into the mid to upper 90s with a few
locations reaching into the triple digits. Lows tonight will range
from the low to mid 60s in eastern Colorado and extreme western
Kansas to the upper 60s to mid 70s further east.