Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS

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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR THE HIGH PLAINS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
522 AM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

LIGHT SNOW WAS OBSERVED OVER EASTERN COLORADO AND PORTIONS OF
WESTERN KANSAS OVERNIGHT. WINDS WERE GENERALLY OUT OF THE EAST
SOUTHEAST BETWEEN 10 AND 20 MPH. TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE
SINGLE DIGITS BELOW ZERO OVER CENTRAL NEBRASKA TO THE MIDDLE TEENS
ACROSS THE PANHANDLE REGIONS OF TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA.

OUTLOOK... LIGHT SNOW WILL TAPER OFF FROM NORTH TO SOUTH TODAY
BEFORE ADDITIONAL LIGHT SNOW SPREADS ACROSS THE REGION SATURDAY
AND SATURDAY NIGHT AS AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVES ACROSS THE
REGION. UP TO A MAXIMUM OF 2 INCHES OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE ACROSS
WEST CENTRAL KANSAS BY THE END OF TODAY. ANOTHER 1 TO 2 INCHES OF
SNOW IS EXPECTED ACROSS NORTHWEST KANSAS BY SUNDAY MORNING WITH
LESS THAN AN INCH POSSIBLE ELSEWHERE ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA.
COLD TEMPERATURES AND BREEZY WINDS MAY PRODUCE AREAS OF OF WIND
CHILLS BETWEEN 10 AND 15 DEGREES BELOW ZERO AROUND SUNRISE THIS
MORNING.

COLDER THAN AVERAGE TEMPERATURES AND A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW EACH
PERIOD WILL CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY AS THE JET STREAM BRINGS A
SERIES OF DISTURBANCES ACROSS THE REGION ALONG WITH A TROUGH OF
LOW PRESSURE THAT SWEEPS ACROSS THE REGION ON WEDNEDAY.

A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE WESTERN UNITED STATES AND
MOVES EASTWARD OVER THE ROCKIES AND HIGH PLAINS DURING THE LATTER
PART OF NEXT WEEK. DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ALONG WITH
TEMPERATURES RISING TO WARMER THAN AVERAGE VALUES BY FRIDAY.

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