Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS
AWUS83 KGLD 211045
Regional Weather Summary for the High Plains
National Weather Service Goodland KS
445 AM MDT SAT MAY 21 2016 /545 AM CDT SAT MAY 21 2016/
Skies were cloudy across the tri-state region overnight. Reduced
visibilities from fog were reported at several locations.
Southeast winds at 15 to 20 mph were observed. At 4 AM MDT (5 AM
CDT) temperatures ranged from 55 degrees in Norton, Kansas to 61
degrees in Tribune, Kansas.
OUTLOOK... Fog and drizzle continue to be possible this morning
with light rain showers lingering in eastern portions of the
region. A wide range of temperatures is expected this afternoon.
Highs in the 80s are forecast in east central Colorado while highs
will be in the mid 60s in north central Kansas. A few strong to
severe thunderstorms could develop during the afternoon hours,
lasting into the evening. Large hail and damaging winds will be the
main threats, but a tornado cannot be ruled out.
Temperatures fall into the 50s to low 60s overnight. Fog and
drizzle should return to the region once again. A second round of
strong to severe thunderstorms is possible on Sunday. Large hail,
damaging winds, and isolated tornadoes will be the main concerns.