Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 091628
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1128 AM CDT FRI OCT 9 2015 /1028 AM MDT FRI OCT 9 2015/
An area of rain with a few embedded thunderstorms moved south
across western Kansas overnight in the wake of a cold front that
moved through the area. Rainfall amounts were anywhere from only a
few hundredths of an inch to around a half inch. Skies were
clearing from north to south. Low temperatures were mainly in the
low to mid 50s, except for mid 40s in the northwest corner.
Surface high pressure in the Central Plains will move into the
Middle Mississippi Valley Region and the Southern Plains later
tonight. A surface trough will set up in the lee of the Rockies
later this afternoon and tonight. In the upper levels, a high
pressure ridge will build into the Central Plains from the west.
Much cooler temperatures can be expected this afternoon, while
skies continue to clear. Skies will be mostly clear tonight.
High temperatures this afternoon will range from the mid and upper
60s in the Southern High Plains to the mid 70s in the Nebraska
Panhandle. Lows tonight will range from the mid 40s to the lower