Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 210222
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
922 PM CDT SUN JUL 20 2014
Clear skies and muggy conditions were observed across the High
Plains this afternoon. High temperatures today ranged from the upper
80s and lower 90s in southeastern Kansas to the lower 100s in
southwestern Nebraska and locations near the Oklahoma border.
A ridge of high pressure aloft will continue to build into the
southern and central Plains through Tuesday. Surface troughing on
the lee side of the Rockies will persist through Monday evening.
More summer like conditions will be expected through the beginning
of the workweek. There will be a slight chance for afternoon and
evening thunderstorms on Monday. At this time, the main threat
appears to be strong winds and small hail.
Lows tonight will be in the upper 60s and lower 70s from eastern
Colorado into western Kansas. Highs on Monday will soar into the
triple digits across western Kansas with mid 90s expected around