Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR EASTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
458 PM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

A WEAK UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IS MOVING ACROSS THE CENTRAL
UNITED STATES. THIS HAS LED TO SOME SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EASTERN HALF OF KANSAS. MANY OF THIS ACTIVITY HAS DIMINISHED LATER
INTO THE AFTERNOON. TEMPERATURES WERE AROUND 80 DEGREES AND
NORTHERLY WINDS WERE 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH.

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS HAVE DEVELOPED ACROSS THE HIGH PLAINS AND
WESTERN OKLAHOMA WHICH WILL MAINTAIN INTO THE EVENING HOURS. SOME OF
THESE STORMS MAY BE STRONG TO SEVERE WITH LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING
WINDS POSSIBLE PARTICULARLY IN SOUTHEASTERN COLORADO. OVERNIGHT LOWS
WILL FALL TO THE 60S FOR THE CENTRAL PLAINS. WINDS WILL BE PRIMARILY
OUT OF THE EASTERLY DIRECTION AND HAVE LIGHT SPEEDS.

A SECONDARY LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE FRONT RANGE TO
CENTRAL PLAINS FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL
BE POSSIBLE IN WESTERN KANSAS DURING THE AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING
HOURS. STORMS IN THE HIGH PLAINS COULD BE STRONG TO SEVERE WITH
LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS. CHANCES OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WILL INCREASE IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS TO CENTRAL OKLAHOMA MAINLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. AFTERNOON HIGHS ARE FORECAST TO BE THE UPPER 80S TO
LOWER 90S. SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS WILL BE BREEZY MAINLY IN WESTERN
KANSAS WHERE SPEEDS WILL REACH 20 TO 25 MPH WITH POTENTIAL GUSTS TO
30 MPH.

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