Regional Weather Summary
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AWUS83 KDDC 161556

Regional Weather Summary for Western Kansas
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
1056 AM CDT SAT JUL 16 2016 /956 AM MDT SAT JUL 16 2016/

Severe storms continued to roll south across portions of western
Kansas last night but moved out of the area and into Oklahoma
before midnight. Cloudiness decreased thereafter with only a few
high clouds remaining at sunrise today. Patchy fog was also
observed across portions of northwest and west central Kansas
around sunrise. Rainfall amounts of over an inch were reported in
numerous locations with over 2 inches reported around Garden City,
south of Dodge City, and around Coldwater. Some significant severe
weather reports were of a tornado near Syracuse and a 117 mph gust
at the Meade airport. Lows overnight were generally in the mid to
upper 50 with the exception of south central Kansas that only
dipped into the lower 60s.

A trough of low pressure will be found across eastern Colorado
today into tonight with a cold front sliding to the area tomorrow.
No precipitation is expected through tomorrow with partly cloudy
skies expected.

Highs today look to range from around 90 degrees across north
central Kansas to upper 90s across far southwestern Kansas. Lows
tonight are progged to range from the mid 60s across portions of
west central Kansas to lower 70s across south central Kansas.

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