Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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FXUS63 KUNR 131049
AFDUNR

Area Forecast Discussion For Western SD and Northeastern WY
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
349 AM MST Mon Nov 13 2017

.DISCUSSION...(Today Through Sunday)
Issued at 215 AM MST Mon Nov 13 2017

Upper level ridge builds over the Northern Plains on today,
allowing high temperatures to climb into the lower 60s for many
location on the plains. Weak trof flattens the ridge on Tuesday,
with dry cold front moving through western South Dakota. Upper
ridge rebounds on Wednesday into Thursday before a stronger upper
trof crosses the are late Thursday into Friday. May be a few rain
and snow showers Thursday night/Friday, but qpf amounts will be
light. Could see elevated fire weather conditions Thursday
afternoon with gusty west-southwest winds and low relative
humidity. Pattern favors warmer/drier/windier than models suggest
at this time. Cooler, but still above average temperatures,
continue through the weekend.

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.AVIATION...(For the 12Z TAFS Through 12Z Tuesday Morning)
Issued At 344 AM MST Mon Nov 13 2017

Other than some fog/low stratus possibly moving into south central
SD early this morning, VFR conditions are expected through Tuesday
morning.

&&

.UNR WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
SD...None.
WY...None.
&&

$$

DISCUSSION...7
AVIATION...Pojorlie



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