Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR EASTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
411 PM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

IT WOULD NOT BE AUGUST IN KANSAS IF IT DID NOT REACH THE CENTURY
MARK. TEMPERATURES THIS AFTERNOON WERE AROUND 100 DEGREES FOR THE
EASTERN HALF OF THE STATE UNDER CLEAR SKIES. SOUTHERLY WINDS WERE
BREEZY WITH SPEEDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH AND GUSTS TO 30 TO 35 MPH.

CHANCES OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS EVENING FOR
NEBRASKA AND NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS. THE BEST CHANCES WILL BE IN
WESTERN NEBRASKA AND THE NORTHERN PLAINS WITH THE EASTWARD MOVEMENT
OF A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM. OVERNIGHT LOWS ARE FORECASTED TO DROP TO
THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S FOR THE HIGH PLAINS AND EASTERN NEBRASKA TO
THE MID 70S FOR THE REST OF THE CENTRAL PLAINS. SOUTHERLY WINDS
SHOULD DIMINISH TO 10 TO 15 MPH.

THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM SHALL MAINTAIN ON ITS EASTWARD TRACK ON
SUNDAY. ON THE BACK SIDE OF THIS SYSTEM...THERE IS COOLER AIR WHICH
WILL KEEP AFTERNOON HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S IN WESTERN NEBRASKA AND
EASTERN COLORADO TO ANOTHER DAY AROUND THE CENTURY MARK FOR EASTERN
KANSAS..MISSOURI AND OKLAHOMA. WINDS WILL BE OUT OF THE SOUTH AHEAD
OF THE LOW AT SPEEDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH...WHILE WESTERLY TO VARIABLE
WINDS WILL OCCUR BEHIND THE SYSTEM AT 5 TO 15 MPH.

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