Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 151612
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1111 AM CDT TUE JUL 15 2014
Showers and thunderstorms formed in western Kansas this morning and
moved into northwest Oklahoma. Morning low temperatures were cool
for this time of the year and varied from the lower 50s to the lower
60s. Record low temperatures were set in western Kansas.
As an upper low pressure center moves east across the Upper Midwest,
upper level disturbances in the northern Intermountain West will
move southeast across the Central Plains early Wednesday. A trough
of low pressure will remain in eastern Colorado this afternoon and
Wednesday. There will be a chance for showers and thunderstorms in
southeast Colorado, western Kansas and western Oklahoma today and
Wednesday. Areas of precipitation could spread east across Nebraska
and Kansas from today through Wednesday.
Afternoon high temperatures will range from the mid 70s in Nebraska
to the lower 70s across southern Kansas to the upper 80s in southern
Oklahoma. Overnight low temperatures are expected to range from the
lower 50s in Nebraska to the mid 50s across northern Kansas to the
lower 60s in northern Oklahoma.