Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 270231
Regional Weather Summary for Western Kansas
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
931 PM CDT TUE JUL 26 2016 /831 PM MDT TUE JUL 26 2016/
Low clouds and fog across western Kansas had finally burned off by
late morning resulting in a mostly sunny sky during the afternoon.
A line of thunderstorms had moved east into northwestern Kansas
early this evening. High temperatures ranged from 88 degrees at
Garden City to 95 degrees at Elkhart.
Upper level high pressure will remain over the southwest part of the
country through Wednesday, while an area of surface low pressure
remains in the lee of the Rockies. Thunderstorms that were
located across northwestern Kansas Tuesday evening are expected to
diminish overnight as they move east. Some fog may develop later
tonight in south central Kansas. Warmer temperatures can be
expected on Wednesday. There will be a chance for showers and
thunderstorms across western and central Nebraska during the day.
Scattered thunderstorms will be possible later in the day mainly
from the Southern High Plains into central Oklahoma.
Low temperatures tonight will range from the lower 60s in parts of
the Nebraska Panhandle to the lower 70s from southeastern Kansas
to central Oklahoma.