Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS
AWUS83 KGLD 191053
Regional Weather Summary for the High Plains
National Weather Service Goodland KS
453 AM MDT TUE JUL 19 2016 /553 AM CDT TUE JUL 19 2016/
Showers and thunderstorms moved across the area overnight.
Temperatures were in the middle 60s to lower 70s with
southeasterly winds of 10 to 15 mph.
OUTLOOK... Temperatures will be on the rise over the next few days
across the High Plains. Look for afternoon highs in the upper 90s
to low 100s today with low 100s expected across the area for
Wednesday through Friday. Heat index values could exceed 105
degrees mainly east of highway 83 on Wednesday and Thursday and an
excessive heat watch is in effect. Mostly dry weather will prevail
today with slight thunderstorm chances entering the forecast for
Wednesday and Thursday mainly for northwestern portions of the
region. Relatively cooler weather will return this weekend as
temperatures are expected to be in the lower to middle 90s with
lows in the 60s.