Regional Weather Summary
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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
500 AM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

UNDER MOSTLY CLEAR CONDITIONS...EARLY MORNING TEMPERATURES
REMAINED MILD WITH LOWS RANGING FROM THE UPPER 40S TO THE MID
50S. A VIGOROUS STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE ROCKIES LATE TODAY
ALLOWING LOW PRESSURE TO GAIN STRENGTH ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND
NORTHERN HIGH PLAINS. THIS WILL RESULT IN INCREASING SOUTHERLY
WINDS ACROSS THE REGION TODAY WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH POSSIBLE
THIS AFTERNOON OVER CENTRAL AND WESTERN KANSAS. THIS WILL HELP
DRIVE AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES INTO THE LOW TO MID 80S ACROSS MUCH
OF KANSAS TODAY.

WIDELY SCATTERED STORMS MAY DEVELOP ACROSS PORTIONS OF WESTERN
KANSAS THIS AFTERNOON IMPACTING CENTRAL KANSAS TONIGHT ALTHOUGH
BETTER CHANCES MAY ARRIVE ON SUNDAY. ANOTHER MILD NIGHT IS
ANTICIPATED WITH LOWS RANGING FROM THE UPPER 40S ACROSS THE HIGH
PLAINS OF NORTHWEST KANSAS TO NEAR 60 OVER NORTHEAST KANSAS.

A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL BECOME A FOCUS FOR AFTERNOON AND
EVENING STORMS ON SUNDAY. A FEW OF THE STORMS COULD BECOME SEVERE
WITH LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS. ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES WILL
PREVAIL ACROSS THE REGION WITH HIGHS RANGING FROM THE LOW 70S OVER
NORTHWEST KANSAS TO THE MID 80S OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST KANSAS.

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