Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS
AWUS83 KGLD 151159
Regional Weather Summary for the High Plains
National Weather Service Goodland KS
459 AM MST Sun Jan 15 2017 /559 AM CST Sun Jan 15 2017/
Cloudy skies and light and variable winds prevailed through the
night. A wintry mix of precipitation began moving into the area
during the late evening into the overnight hours. Overnight
temperatures were mostly in the upper 20s to the lower 30s.
However a few locations in the northwest portion of the area had
dropped to near 20 degrees.
OUTLOOK... A winter storm will bring a mixture of freezing
rain...sleet...and snow to the region through tomorrow. The
precipitation will begin as freezing rain and sleet. This
precipitation will begin to change over to snow in eastern
Colorado during the mid and late morning hours today. This change
will slowly progress across the rest of the region through Monday
By early tomorrow evening, 2 to 5 inches of snow with locally
higher amounts possible, up to an inch of sleet, and as much as a
quarter inch of ice accumulation are expected across the area. As
a result a variety of advisories and warnings are in affect during
this time. High temperatures today and Monday will only range from
30 to 35 degrees.