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National Weather Service Dodge City Kansas
337 PM CDT sun Aug 18 2019

..updated short and long term sections...

Short term...(this evening through monday)
issued at 336 PM CDT sun Aug 18 2019

Dry conditions are expected through tomorrow with a deck of
stratus clouds developing after midnight. A few places could also
see patchy fog towards sunrise with visibility down to a mile. Any
stratus or fog that does develop should quickly disappear after
sunrise tomorrow giving away to mostly clear to partly cloudy
skies. Winds will generally be from an easterly direction shifting
to more of a southeasterly direction tomorrow. As for
temperatures, lows tonight look to range from around 60 degrees
across west central Kansas to around 70 degrees across south
central Kansas. Highs tomorrow look to reach into the upper 90s to
around 100 degrees.

Long term...(monday night through sunday)
issued at 336 PM CDT sun Aug 18 2019

They upper level high will slide westward into the southwestern
United States during the long term period with northwest flow
continuing over the Central High plains. Disturbances will move
around the periphery of the aforementioned high high. This will
bring storm chances to western Kansas starting Tuesday afternoon.
Otherwise expect Summer like conditions through the weekend. Highs
will start out around 100 degrees Tuesday with mid 80s to mid 90s
for the remainder of the long term period. Lows will generally be
around 70 degrees Monday and Tuesday night with 60s into this


Aviation...(for the 18z tafs through 18z Monday afternoon)
issued at 1209 PM CDT sun Aug 18 2019

VFR conditions will prevail this afternoon through this evening
with mostly clear skies. Stratus may from after midnight and
bring MVFR to IFR conditions to the hys and ddc terminals.
Otherwise expect continued VFR conditions. Winds will generally be
from the east to northeast shifting to more of a southerly
direction tomorrow.


Preliminary point temps/pops...
ddc 63 99 74 100 / 0 0 10 10
gck 62 98 72 100 / 0 0 10 0
eha 63 100 72 98 / 0 10 10 10
lbl 63 101 72 99 / 0 10 20 10
hys 62 92 72 98 / 0 0 10 10
p28 70 99 75 102 / 0 0 10 0


Ddc watches/warnings/advisories...

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