Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 160217
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
917 PM CDT FRI AUG 15 2014
Skies remained mostly cloudy across most of western Kansas today as
remnant clouds from the early morning showers hung around until late
this afternoon. High temperatures ranged from the mid 80s in
northeast Kansas, to the mid 90s in southwest Kansas and the
The weakening upper level disturbance in eastern Kansas will move
off to the east overnight, while upper level high pressure builds
along the Front Range of the Rockies. A broad area of surface low
pressure will remain across the Central Plains through tomorrow,
with a cold front sagging south across Kansas by tomorrow evening.
This front will bring only a very slight chance for thunderstorms to
portions of southwest Kansas tomorrow afternoon and evening, with
temperatures remaining slightly above normal through the weekend.
Low temperatures tonight will drop into the low 60s in western
Nebraska, northeast Colorado, and northwest Kansas, with mid 60s to
low 70s across the rest of Kansas. Highs tomorrow will reach into
the mid to upper 90s across all but the northeast corner of Kansas,
where highs will be in the upper 80s to low 90s.