Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR EASTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
451 PM CDT FRI MAY 15 2015

A FEW CLUSTERS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MOVED NORTHEAST ACROSS
EASTERN KANSAS THIS MORNING...EXITING FOR NORTHEAST KANSAS BY EARLY
AFTERNOON. MOST AREAS RECEIVED AT LEAST ONE-TENTH OF AN INCH...WITH
A HANDFUL OF SITES RECORDING OVER ONE-HALF INCH OF MOISTURE. SKIES
GRADUALLY BECAME PARTLY SUNNY DURING THE AFTERNOON...WITH BREEZY
SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS PREVAILING IN RESPONSE TO STRENGTHENING LOW
PRESSURE OVER THE WESTERN HIGH PLAINS. AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES OVER
THE EASTERN HALF OF KANSAS REACHED THE 70S TO LOW 80S.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO GRADUALLY INCREASE IN COVERAGE FROM
THE SOUTHWEST THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT...REACHING PORTIONS OF
CENTRAL AND SOUTH-CENTRAL KANSAS WELL AFTER MIDNIGHT...AS AN UPPER
LEVEL DISTURBANCE APPROACHES FROM THE SOUTHWEST. A HANDFUL OF SEVERE
STORMS ARE POSSIBLE MAINLY THIS EVENING...STRETCHING FROM WESTERN
NEBRASKA...SOUTH THROUGH WESTERN KANSAS...WESTERN OKLAHOMA AND THE
TEXAS PANHANDLE. A MILD AND BREEZY NIGHT IS IN STORE...WITH
OVERNIGHT LOWS REACHING THE 50S AND 60S.

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT THE REGION SATURDAY. ACTIVITY IS
EXPECTED IN TWO ROUNDS...ONE IN THE MORNING AND THE OTHER DURING THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. SEVERE WEATHER IS POSSIBLE DURING THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING ACROSS NEBRASKA...KANSAS AND OKLAHOMA...AS A
DRYLINE SHARPENS AND AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE APPROACHES FROM THE
SOUTHWEST. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL CLIMB INTO THE 70S AND LOW
80S...WITH CONTINUED STOUT SOUTHERLY WINDS.

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ADK



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