Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
952 PM CST FRI DEC 26 2014

A CANOPY OF LOW CLOUDS PERSISTED THROUGH THE DAY AS LIGHT SNOW
DEVELOPED ACROSS PORTIONS OF WESTERN KANSAS THIS AFTERNOON.
MEANWHILE SOME LOCATIONS ONLY RECEIVED A DUSTING OF SNOW WHILE
HEAVIER AMOUNTS WERE OBSERVED ACROSS THE NORTHWESTERN HALF OF THE
STATE. HIGHS TODAY RANGED FROM THE MID 20S IN EASTERN COLORADO TO
THE UPPER 50S IN SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS.

AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE CENTRAL ROCKIES WILL
TRACK FARTHER NORTHEAST INTO THE NORTHERN PLAINS TONIGHT. COLD
SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD INTO THE HIGH PLAINS
TONIGHT AND SATURDAY. SURFACE TROUGHING WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE LEE
SIDE OF THE ROCKIES BY SATURDAY NIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES ARE
EXPECTED TONIGHT WITH CLOUDS ERODING BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY
SUNNY SKIES ARE EXPECTED ON SUNDAY WITH SLIGHTLY WARMER TEMPERATURES
EXPECTED BEFORE A MUCH COLDER AIRMASS RETURNS TO THE CENTRAL PLAINS
NEXT WEEK.

LOWS TONIGHT WILL RANGE FROM THE SINGLE DIGITS IN NORTHEASTERN
COLORADO TO THE LOWER 30S IN CENTRAL OKLAHOMA. HIGHS ON SATURDAY
WILL RANGE FROM THE MID 20S IN NORTHEASTERN COLORADO TO THE UPPER
30S IN CENTRAL OKLAHOMA.

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