Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS
AWUS83 KGLD 161046
Regional Weather Summary for the High Plains
National Weather Service Goodland KS
446 AM MDT Sun Oct 16 2016 /546 AM CDT Sun Oct 16 2016/
Cloud cover increased across the High Plains overnight as fog
developed in the eastern portion of the region. Several locations
including Hill City, Kansas and Norton, Kansas observed fog with
one half mile or less visibility. Winds were light and variable.
At 4 AM MDT (5 AM CDT) temperatures ranged from 45 degrees in
Yuma, Colorado to 57 degrees in Oberlin, Kansas.
OUTLOOK... Temperatures climb into the 80s to mid 90s this
afternoon as cloud cover decreases. Dry conditions along with
west winds gusting up to 30 mph will create critical fire weather
conditions for the southwestern portion of the region this
afternoon and early evening. Temperatures fall into the 40s to low
50s Sunday night under mostly clear to partly cloudy skies.
Dry weather continues into Monday, with highs in the upper 70s to
low 90s and sunny skies. Dry and breezy conditions will raise the
possibility for critical fire weather conditions once again.