AWUS83 KICT 220936
Regional Weather Summary
National Weather Service Wichita KS
436 AM CDT Thu Mar 22 2018
Partly cloudy skies have reigned over the region during the overnight.
Overnight lows have ranged from the low 40s in northern Oklahoma
and southern Kansas to the upper 20s in western Nebraska and
eastern Colorado. Winds have been out of the south across the
region ranging from 7 to 12 mph.
Today, partly cloudy skies and mild temperatures are expected. Afternoon
highs are expected to range from upper 60s in Missouri to the
upper 70s and low 80s in southwest Kansas and into the panhandle
of Oklahoma. Winds are expected to be out the south ranging from
15 to 20 mph in Missouri, Arkansas, northern Oklahoma and eastern
Kansas. Winds further west are will be lighter ranging from 10 to
15 mph in western Kansas and eastern Colorado.
Tonight, the clouds will be on the increase. The cloudy skies and
southerly winds will keep the temperatures up overnight. Overnight
lows are expected to range from the mid 50s in Arkansas and
Oklahoma to the low 40s in the tri state area of Kansas, Nebraska
and Colorado. Winds are expected to remain out of the south across
the region ranging from 7 to 12 mph.
AWUS83 KTOP 212200
KANSAS STATE WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
500 PM CDT Wed Mar 21 2018
.Tonight...Mostly clear south to partly cloudy north. Lows from
around 30 northwest to around 40 southwest.
.Thursday...Partly Cloudy north and east. Mostly sunny Southwest.
Highs from the middle 60s northeast to around 80 southwest.
.Thursday Night...Partly cloudy northwest to mostly cloudy northeast.
Lows from the lower 40s northeast to around 50 southeast.
.Friday...Mostly cloudy west to partly cloudy east. A slight chance
for thunderstorms northwest. Highs from the lower 60s northeast to the
middle 80s southwest.
.Friday Night...Mostly clear northwest to Mostly cloudy northeast. A
chance for thunderstorms east. Lows from the middle 30s northwest to
the lower 50s southeast.
AWUS83 KGLD 212102
Regional Weather Summary for the High Plains
National Weather Service Goodland KS
302 PM MDT Wed Mar 21 2018 /402 PM CDT Wed Mar 21 2018/
Partly sunny skies prevailed across the area through the day.
South to southwest winds of 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 30
mph allowed for much warmer temperatures. Afternoon temperatures
had climbed into the upper 50s to the middle 60s.
OUTLOOK... A warming trend will continue into Friday. Thursday
high temperatures will reach the lower and middle 70s which is 20
to 25 degrees above normal. High temperatures on Friday will
range from the lower 70s to the lower 80s. Due to the low
relative humidities and gusty west to northwest winds, a fire
weather watch has been issued for a portion of east central
Colorado and west central Kansas. Dry conditions are expected
through Friday morning. From the afternoon into the nighttime
hours, there will be a chance of thunderstorms that are not
expected to become severe.
Dry conditions are expected for Saturday and Sunday. Temperatures
will cool Saturday into the middle 60s into lower 70s. On Sunday
the temperatures will range from the lower 60s into the the middle
70s. Cooler and wetter conditions are expected from Sunday night
AWUS83 KGID 220345
Weather Summary for Portions of the Central Plains
National Weather Service Hastings NE
1045 PM CDT Wed Mar 21 2018
Anticipate areas of patchy fog for portions of central Nebraska
Thursday morning. Temperatures Thursday will be the warmest this
week...with highs in the mid 60s for most locations...and lower
70s for north central Kansas. A nice day for outdoor
activities...with clearing skies and lighter winds at 10 to 15
MPH. Friday afternoon brings chances of rain showers and slight
chances for thunderstorms into the evening hours.