Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 140239
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
935 PM CDT TUE AUG 13 2014
Thin high clouds moved into western Kansas during the afternoon,
resulting in just partly cloudy skies. High temperatures ranged from
the mid 80s in eastern Kansas, to the upper 90s in southwest Kansas
and the Oklahoma panhandle.
High pressure ridging aloft stretching from Texas to the Dakotas
will remain into Friday. However, a developing disturbance near the
4 Corners region will move northeast across Colorado tomorrow and
into northwest Kansas tomorrow evening. With the approaching upper
level disturbance, a slight chance for thunderstorms will exist
tomorrow evening across southwest Kansas, with a better chance in
the northwest part of the state. Temperatures will be slightly above
normal into the weekend.
Low temperatures tonight will drop into the low to mid 60s across
northern and eastern Kansas, with upper 60s in southwest Kansas and
the Oklahoma panhandle. Highs tomorrow will reach the low 90s across
eastern Colorado and eastern Kansas, with mid to upper 90s across
western and central Kansas.