Weather

County,
Freeze Watch issued May 01 at 5:00AM CDT until May 02 at 10:00AM CDT by NWS
Effective: 5 a.m. on Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Expires: 10 a.m. on Thursday, May 2, 2013

...STRONG NORTH WINDS TODAY AND FREEZING TEMPERATURES EXPECTED...
.NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE SIGNIFICANTLY BEHIND A VERY STRONG COLD
FRONT. THE WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO STAY STRONG THROUGH THE MID
EVENING HOURS AS AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM MOVES TOWARD WESTERN
KANSAS.
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CDT /8 PM MDT/ THIS
EVENING...
...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING...
...HARD FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DODGE CITY HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING. A HARD FREEZE WATCH HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS HARD
FREEZE WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON.
* TIMING...STRONG NORTH WINDS THROUGH 9 PM TONIGHT. FREEZING
TEMPERATURES TONIGHT AND AGAIN THURSDAY NIGHT.
* WINDS...30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
* TEMPERATURE...29 TO 32 DEGREES TONIGHT. LOW TEMPERATURES OF 25
TO 28 DEGREES THURSDAY NIGHT.
* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS CAN MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT. YET ANOTHER
SETBACK TO THE START OF THE GROWING SEASON IS EXPECTED.
AGRICULTURAL IMPACTS COULD BE SIGNIFICANT IF TEMPERATURES GET
DOWN INTO THE MID 20S.

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