Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 281606
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1106 AM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015 /1006 AM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015/
Scattered showers and thunderstorms had moved out of southwestern
Kansas early this morning into south central Kansas. Radar
estimated over an inch of rain had fallen in extreme northwestern
Ford county, southeastern Gray county and a couple of areas
between Sublette and Deerfield. Most other locations received less
than a quarter of an inch. Skies were mostly sunny at mid morning.
Low temperatures were mainly in the upper 60s to lower 70s, except
for upper 50s in the northwest corner.
A weak cold front will move slowly across the Southern High
Plains, western and central Oklahoma and eastern Kansas this
afternoon and tonight. Scattered showers and thunderstorms may
develop late this afternoon and continue through the overnight
hours in the vicinity of the front. Temperatures will not be as
warm behind the front as they were on Thursday. Skies will be
mostly sunny across most of the west this afternoon, with clouds
slowly clearing from west to east tonight in the eastern portion
of the plains.
High temperatures this afternoon will be mainly in the mid 80s to
lower 90s. Lows tonight will range from the mid 50s in parts of
western Nebraska to around 70 in central Oklahoma.