Regional Weather Summary
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AWUS83 KICT 172112

Regional Weather Summary
National Weather Service Wichita KS
412 PM CDT MON OCT 17 2016

It was another record setting day across parts of central and
eastern Kansas where high temperatures soared into the upper 80s
to mid 90s. Strong south to southwest winds blew at 20 to 30 mph
with gusts above 40 mph. Patchy dense cirrus was noted across
central Kansas along with some smoke that had been lofted from
wildfires in Colorado.

A strong cold front will drop south across mid-America tonight,
though no precipitation is expected with the frontal passage.
However it will bring cooler air to the region for Tuesday.

Low temperatures tonight will range from the 30s in western
Nebraska and northwest Kansas to the 60s in southern Missouri,
eastern Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas. Highs on Tuesday will
only climb into the 60s and 70s, except for warmer 80s in
southeast Oklahoma.


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