Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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Regional Weather Summary for Western Kansas
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
921 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016 /821 PM MDT FRI MAY 27 2016/

Strong to severe thunderstorms developed again this afternoon
mainly across west central Kansas. There were several reports of
large hail and there was also a report of a tornado east of
Ransom. Additional storms developed in south central Kansas. High
temperatures were cooler than they were on Thursday with highs in
the mid 60s to mid 70s.

An upper level low that was located over the Western High Plains
this evening will move into the upper Midwest by late Saturday
afternoon, while a surface low in southwestern Kansas moves into
the upper Midwest. An area of showers and thunderstorms that were
located across parts of west central and central Kansas will
continue to move to the northeast overnight. Temperatures will be
a little warmer on Saturday across the region. There will be a
break in severe weather on Saturday as the atmosphere begins to
dry out before the next chance of thunderstorms returns on
Sunday. Most of the region will see mostly sunny skies Saturday,
especially in the west.

Low temperatures tonight will range from the mid 40s in the far
Western High Plains to the lower 60s in central Oklahoma. Highs
Saturday will range from the lower 70s in northeastern Colorado to
the mid 80s in central and western Oklahoma.


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