Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS
AWUS83 KGLD 071144
Regional Weather Summary for the High Plains
National Weather Service Goodland KS
444 AM MST Wed Dec 7 2016 /544 AM CST Wed Dec 7 2016/
Light snow continued to move across the region. As of 3:30 MST, Yuma
had received 1.75 inches and Benkelman reported 0.25 inches.
Temperatures were generally in the upper teens and lower 20s through
OUTLOOK... As the snow comes to an end today across the region, most
areas should receive around one inch. The main concern going forward
will be the extremely cold temperatures and wind chills. Daytime
temperatures today will not change much from the nighttime lows and
will be in the upper teens and lower 20s. The coldest temperatures
will occur tonight and early tomorrow morning as lows drop to
between 5 degrees below and 5 degrees above zero. Wind chill
readings of 15 to 20 degrees below zero are possible early
tomorrow morning. Daytime temperatures will mainly be in the low
20s throughout much of the region. Temperatures overnight tomorrow
will be in the single digits with wind chill values ranging from 0
to 10 below zero.
Warmer temperatures return for the weekend with highs above the
freezing mark for Friday through Sunday. Next chance of
precipitation will occur Saturday afternoon into Sunday morning.