Area Forecast Discussion
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Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
640 PM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.UPDATE...
Issued at 639 PM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

Radar mosaic shows a few showers and thunderstorms moving across
northeast North Dakota. Those are expected to remain east of the
forecast area. High pressure builds into the region tonight which
will help winds to diminish this evening. Did not make any large
scale changes to the going forecast with this update.

&&

.SHORT TERM...(This evening through Tuesday)
Issued at 220 PM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

Tonight and tomorrow appears cool and quiet. With surface high
pressure and clear skies temperatures tonight will likely fall
into the 40s.

.LONG TERM...(Tuesday night through Monday)
Issued at 220 PM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

Dry and mild through Friday. Southwest flow emerges Friday/Friday
night with a shortwave and associated cold front pushing through
resulting in a chance of showers and thunderstorms. This lingers
in the James River Valley Saturday. Generally dry weather returns
Sunday. Highs through the period mostly remain in the 70s to lower
80s.

&&

.AVIATION...(For the 00Z TAFS through 00Z Tuesday evening)
Issued at 639 PM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

VFR conditions are expected for the 00Z TAF period. Winds will
diminish early this evening and become light and variable as
surface high pressure builds into North Dakota.

&&

.BIS WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
NONE.
&&

$$

UPDATE...CK
SHORT TERM...AJ
LONG TERM...AJ
AVIATION...CK



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