Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 301619
Regional Weather Summary for Western Kansas
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
1119 AM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016 /1019 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016/
Skies were mostly cloudy across western Kansas last night.
Scattered rain showers persisted across the state through the
night and into the morning. Locally dense fog began to form
shortly before sunrise and dissipated during the mid morning. Lows
fell into the mid to upper 60s.
Weak upper level disturbances will move across western Kansas this
afternoon as moist flow persists across the state. At the surface,
a weak low pressure will build in eastern Colorado. Widespread
showers with a few rumbles of thunder will continue through the
day today. Another round of heavier precipitation will form during
the afternoon and evening across south central Kansas. Widespread
coverage of 1/4 to 1/2 of an inch is expected with locally higher
Highs today will climb into the upper 70s to low 80s across the
Central Plains. Lows tonight will range from the upper 50s to
lower 60s in eastern Colorado and western Kansas to the mid to
upper 60s further east.