Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 011648
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1048 AM CST TUE DEC 1 2015 /948 AM MST TUE DEC 1 2015/
A clear sky prevailed across most of western Kansas this morning.
Scattered mid-level clouds were filtering into northwest Kansas,
while patches of stratus were dissipating across far southern
Kansas. Morning lows were quite chilly, in the lower 20s for most
locations. The coldest locations were the Garden City airport and
Ulysses, with both of those locations achieving a low temperature
of 17 degrees.
Strong low pressure over Iowa will move further away from Kansas
today, resulting in quiet pleasant weather. Snow and ice cover
across western Kansas will melt quickly the next few days under
plentiful sunshine. Temperatures will show a warming trend, with
readings returning to near normal levels for early December on
Wednesday. Afternoon temperatures will continue to warm through
late week, as southwest flow returns to Kansas.
The next storm system is expect to bring rain and snow showers to
southwest Kansas around Sunday during the upcoming weekend.