Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR EASTERN KANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
457 PM CDT THU APR 23 2015

CLOUDY AND COOL CONDITIONS WERE IN PLACE ACROSS CENTRAL AND EASTERN
KANSAS TODAY. LATE AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WERE GENERALLY IN THE 60
TO 65 DEGREE RANGE. NORMAL HIGHS FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE AROUND
THE 70 DEGREE MARK. EAST AND SOUTHEAST WINDS IN THE 15 TO 20 MPH
ACCOMPANIED THESE COOL TEMPERATURES.

LOW PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO STRENGTHEN OVER THE HIGH PLAINS TODAY
WHICH WILL ALLOW MOISTURE TO QUICKLY INCREASE ACROSS THE AREA. THIS
WILL RESULT IN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND STORMS TONIGHT FOR MUCH OF
OKLAHOMA...KANSAS ALONG WITH EASTERN NEBRASKA. SOME DRIZZLE AND FOG
WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT FOR PARTS OF OKLAHOMA...KANSAS
AND NEBRASKA.

AN ACTIVE WEATHER DAY LOOKS TO BE SETTING UP FOR FRIDAY. IN THE
MORNING...STORMS WILL BE QUICKLY LIFTING NORTHEAST ACROSS MISSOURI
AND IOWA. STORMS ARE THEN EXPECTED TO IGNITE ALONG A DRYLINE AND WARM
FRONT OVER CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN KANSAS IN THE AFTERNOON AND QUICKLY
FILL DOWN INTO CENTRAL AND EASTERN OKLAHOMA. THESE STORMS WILL
QUICKLY TRACK EAST AND WILL AFFECT EASTERN KANSAS...WESTERN MISSOURI
ALONG WITH EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND ARKANSAS DURING THE EVENING HOURS.
ANY STORMS THAT DEVELOP FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING WILL HAVE A
GOOD CHANCE TO BE SEVERE WITH LARGE HAIL AND TORNADOES POSSIBLE.

OVERNIGHT LOWS ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM THE LOW 40S OVER WESTERN
NEBRASKA AND IOWA...TO THE LOW 60S OVER CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN
OKLAHOMA. HIGHS ON FRIDAY ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM THE 50S OVER
IOWA...TO THE LOW 80S OVER FAR SOUTHERN KANSAS ALONG WITH MUCH OF
OKLAHOMA.

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LAWSON


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