Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR EASTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
505 AM CST SAT FEB 21 2015

MOST OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN KANSAS EXPERIENCED A WINTRY MIX DURING
THE NIGHT. IN CENTRAL KANSAS...LIGHT RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW DOMINATED
WHILE FOR EASTERN KANSAS IT WAS PRIMARILY SLEET AND LIGHT FREEZING
RAIN. INITIAL WATER EQUIVALENT AMOUNTS APPEAR TO BE ONE TENTH INCH
OR LESS. AT 5 AM...ALL PRECIPITATION WAS CONFINED TO EXTREME EASTERN
KANSAS. TEMPERATURES WERE IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S AS NORTHERLY WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH PREVAILED.

TODAY...THE WINTRY MIX WILL CONTINUE ACROSS SOUTHERN MISSOURI UNTIL
EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. AS THE AFTERNOON PROGRESSES...LIGHT RAIN WILL
SPREAD EAST ACROSS THE WESTERN PLAINS AS A WEAK PERTURBATION MOVES
SOUTHEAST OVER COLORADO. DESPITE MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES AND NORTH TO
NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH WINDS...HIGHS WILL RANGE FROM THE UPPER 30S
IN NORTHERN MISSOURI TO AROUND 50 IN FAR SOUTHERN KANSAS AND
OKLAHOMA.

TONIGHT...ANOTHER ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL SPREAD DUE SOUTH ACROSS THE
KANSAS NEIGHBORHOOD. RAIN WILL QUICKLY CHANGE TO SNOW THIS EVENING
ACROSS THE WESTERN PLAINS WITH THE SNOW SPREADING SLOWLY EAST ACROSS
MOST OF NEBRASKA...KANSAS AND OKLAHOMA LATE TONIGHT. WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORIES ARE IN EFFECT FOR FAR WESTERN KANSAS WHERE 3 TO 5 INCHES
ARE LIKELY BY EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. THE NEIGHBORHOOD WILL CHILL OUT
WITH LOWS THAT WILL RANGE FROM AROUND 15 IN NEBRASKA TO THE LOWER
20S IN OKLAHOMA BUT WITH NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH WINDS...WIND CHILLS
FROM ZERO TO 5 BELOW ARE LIKELY IN MOST OF NEBRASKA...NORTHEAST
KANSAS...AND NORTHERN MISSOURI.

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