Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR EASTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
427 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE AND CLEAR SKIES HAVE MADE FOR A COOL...YET
CLEAR VIEW OF THE TOTAL LUNAR ECLIPSE THIS MORNING.  THOSE THAT
STAYED AWAKE TO SEE THE RED FULL MOON FOUND A CHILLY MORNING WITH
LOWS IN THE TEENS AND 20S ACROSS THE AREA.  WINDS HAVE BEEN LIGHT
UNDER THE HIGH PRESSURE.

TODAY:
LEE TROUGHING WILL QUICKLY DEVELOP TODAY CAUSING SOUTHERLY WINDS TO
PICK UP AND BE STRONG THROUGHOUT THE CENTRAL PLAINS.  THE STRONGER
SOUTH WINDS WILL HELP THE AREA BREAK OUT OF THE COOL...BELOW NORMAL
TEMPS FROM MONDAY.  HIGHS WILL BE IN THE 50S AND 60S ACROSS THE
REGION.  SKIES WILL REMAIN MOSTLY CLEAR...BUT LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES...WARMER TEMPERATURES AND STRONG WINDS WILL CAUSE
GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER TO BE EXTREME...WITH RED FLAG WARNINGS ISSUED
FOR PORTIONS OF THE AREA.

TONIGHT:
SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL STAY STOUT AS THE NEXT DISTURBANCE APPROACHES
FROM THE WEST. THE COLD FRONT WILL BEGIN TO MOVE ACROSS THE AREA
LATE IN THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.  LOWS WILL DROP INTO THE 30S AND 40S
UNDER PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES.

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BILLINGS WRIGHT





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