Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
AWUS83 KDDC 031629
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR WESTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1129 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015 /1029 AM MDT THU SEP 3 2015/
Mid and high clouds kept skies partly cloudy across western Kansas
through early this morning, before clearing. Gusty southerly winds
helped to keep temperatures up overnight, with lows ranging from
the upper 50s to low 60s in northwest Kansas and eastern Colorado,
to the mid 70s in north central Kansas.
The upper level high pressure ridge will slowly drift east today,
with a weak upper level disturbance lifting northeast across
western Kansas this evening. Surface low pressure troughing will
dominate eastern Colorado and western Kansas through tomorrow,
with gusty southerly winds remaining across western Kansas. With
the approaching upper level disturbance, a chance for
thunderstorms is expected across far western Kansas this evening.
No severe weather is expected with these storms.
High temperatures today are expected to reach the mid to upper 90s
in central and western Kansas, with low 90s in eastern Kansas.
Lows tonight will drop into the mid to upper 60s in western
Kansas, with low to mid 70s in central and eastern Kansas.