Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 201545
Regional Weather Summary for Western Kansas
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
1045 AM CDT Thu Oct 20 2016 /945 AM MDT Thu Oct 20 2016/
Skies were mostly clear overnight across western Kansas with only
some scattered mid level clouds moving through the area. Low
temperatures ranged from the lower 30s in far western Kansas to
the lower and mid 40s in central Kansas.
An upper level trough will continue to move eastward out of the
Central Plains this afternoon setting up a dry northwest flow
aloft over the region through tonight. Surface high pressure in
the Central Plains is expected to weaken as a surface trough
develops in the lee of the Rockies tonight. Cooler temperatures
can be expected this afternoon. Clouds will continue to decrease
from west to east.
High temperatures this afternoon will range from the mid 50s in
central Nebraska to the upper 60s in central Oklahoma. Lows
tonight will range from the lower 30s in parts of the far Western
High Plains to the lower 40s from south central Kansas to central
and western Oklahoma.
This product will not be produced after 0930 PM 15 November. Any
questions about discontinuation of the Regional Weather Summary in
southwest Kansas can be addressed to Larry Ruthi
(firstname.lastname@example.org) or Jeff Hutton (email@example.com) at
the National Weather Service in Dodge City. The National Weather
Service also can be reached by telephone at 620-225-6514.