Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR EASTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
516 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

STORMS DEVELOPED EARLY THIS AFTERNOON ALONG A STRONG COLD FRONT AND
MAINLY AFFECTED LOCATIONS EAST OF INTERSTATE 135. A COUPLE HOURS
PRIOR TO SUNSET THESE STORMS WERE MAKING THEIR WAY ACROSS FAR
SOUTHEAST KANSAS. THE STRONGER STORMS IN THIS LINE PRODUCED LARGE
HAIL ALONG WITH 60 TO 70 MPH WINDS. ON THE BACK SIDE OF THIS
FRONT...SIGNIFICANTLY COLDER AIR WAS SPILLING SOUTH ACROSS CENTRAL
KANSAS.

LATE AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE MID 60S OVER FAR
SOUTHEAST KANSAS TO THE LOW 30S OVER THE NORTH CENTRAL PORTION OF
THE SUNFLOWER STATE. NORTH WINDS IN THE 35 TO 45 MPH RANGE
ACCOMPANIED THE FALLING TEMPERATURES FOR ALL OF CENTRAL AND SOUTH
CENTRAL KANSAS THIS AFTERNOON.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO AFFECT FAR EASTERN OKLAHOMA...MUCH OF
MISSOURI AND ARKANSAS THIS EVENING. SEVERE STRAIGHT LINE WINDS AND
LARGE HAIL WILL BE THE MAIN THREATS. OVER SOUTHERN NEBRASKA ALONG
WITH WESTERN KANSAS...SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE TONIGHT WITH THIS AREA
OF SNOW EXPECTED TO EVEN AFFECT PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND SOUTH
CENTRAL KANSAS BY SUNRISE. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO
GENERALLY BE BETWEEN A TRACE AND A COUPLE INCHES WITH THE HIGHER
AMOUNTS OVER WESTERN KANSAS.

BY MONDAY MORNING...A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE FOR
SOUTHERN KANSAS...WESTERN OKLAHOMA ALONG WITH MUCH OF MISSOURI WITH
LITTLE ACCUMULATION EXPECTED.

LOWS TONIGHT WILL BE WELL BELOW SEASONAL AVERAGES AND MAYBE COLD
ENOUGH TO HARM SENSITIVE VEGETATION ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA. LOOK
FOR THESE READINGS TO RANGE FROM THE LOW 20S OVER WESTERN NEBRASKA
AND WESTERN KANSAS TO THE LOW 40S OVER SOUTHERN MISSOURI. HIGHS ON
MONDAY WILL BE AROUND 20 DEGREES BELOW SEASONAL NORMALS AS THEY ONLY
CLIMB INTO THE 40S OVER THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN PLAINS.

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LAWSON





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