Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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FXUS63 KUNR 152331
AFDUNR

Area Forecast Discussion For Western SD and Northeastern WY
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
531 PM MDT Wed Mar 15 2017

.SHORT TERM...(This Evening Through Thursday Night)
Issued at 232 PM MDT Wed Mar 15 2017

Upper ridge building over the region will lead to dry weather with
above average temperatures through Thursday. Low temperatures
tonight will fall into the mid 30s to mid 40s. Highs on Thursday
will be in the 60s across the north, and in the mid 60s to mid 70s
across northeast WY into southern SD.

The upper ridge will shift off to the east late Thursday with an
upper trough and surface cool front creating breezy conditions and
a chance of rain on Thursday night. Lows Thursday night will be in
the 30s.

.LONG TERM...(Friday Through Wednesday)
Issued at 232 PM MDT Wed Mar 15 2017

Dry weather with slightly cooler temperatures expected Friday. A
strong upper ridge building over the region will lead to warm
and dry weather for most of the weekend. Unsettled and cooler
conditions return Sunday night into early next week as an upper
trough crosses the northern plains.

&&

.AVIATION...(For the 00Z TAFS Through 00Z Thursday Evening)
Issued At 531 PM MDT Wed Mar 15 2017

VFR conditions will continue through Thursday afternoon.

&&

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

$$

SHORT TERM...15
LONG TERM...15
AVIATION...7



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