Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR EASTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
500 AM CDT MON MAY 18 2015

A SOUTHEAST-MOVING COLD FRONT THAT CROSSED CENTRAL KANSAS DURING THE
NIGHT WAS KNOCKING ON DOORS IN SOUTH-CENTRAL KANSAS EARLY THIS
MORNING. IMMEDIATELY AFTER THE FRONT ARRIVED WINDS THAT WERE SOUTH
AROUND 5 MPH QUICKLY SHIFTED TO THE NORTHWEST THEN NORTH FROM 10 TO
15 MPH. UNDER MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE UPPER
40S IN PART OF NORTH-CENTRAL KANSAS TO THE MID 60S IN THE SOUTHEAST.

LARGE HIGH PRESSURE THAT`LL SPREAD SLOWLY SOUTHEAST FROM MANITOBA
WILL FORCE THE COLD FRONT ACROSS THE RED RIVER LATE THIS AFTERNOON
THEN ACROSS THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY LATE TONIGHT. WITH MOSTLY
SUNNY SKIES AND NORTH TO NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH WINDS TEMPERATURES
SHOULD RANGE FROM AROUND 80 IN OKLAHOMA TO AROUND 65 IN NEBRASKA AND
NORTHERN KANSAS.

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SHOULD DEVELOP OVER NEW MEXICO...COLORADO
AND WEST TEXAS THIS EVENING AND INCREASE CONSIDERABLY AS THEY SPREAD
INTO FAR WESTERN KANSAS LATE TONIGHT. LOWS TONIGHT SHOULD RANGE FROM
THE MID 40S IN NEBRASKA AND NORTHERN KANSAS TO THE MID 50S IN MOST
OF OKLAHOMA. CLOUDS WILL INCREASE CONSIDERABLY OVER THE WESTERN HALF
OF THE REGION AS EAST TO NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH WINDS PREVAIL.

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