Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 020117
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
757 PM CDT FRI AUG 1 2014
Western Kansas had a generally mostly sunny to sunny afternoon sky.
The high temperatures varied from the mid 80s to around 90 degrees.
A ridge of upper level high pressure above the Intermountain West
will move towards the Central Rockies this weekend. At the surface,
a trough of low pressure will form in the Nebraska Panhandle and
western Kansas on Saturday. There is a chance for isolated
thunderstorms across southeast Colorado and western Kansas tonight.
The Central Plains will be partly cloudy tonight and mostly sunny
Overnight low temperatures will range from the upper 50s in Nebraska
and western Kansas to the lower 60s in the Oklahoma and Texas
Panhandles. Saturday high temperatures are expected around 90
degrees in Nebraska, western Kansas and much of Oklahoma.