Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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FXUS66 KOTX 020519
AFDOTX

Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Spokane WA
919 PM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS...
A weak weather system will pass through the region tonight and
Monday with the potential for light snow mainly for the Idaho
Panhandle, along with breezy conditions across much of the region
Monday night. Much colder air moves in behind this system, with
temperatures well below average for the middle of the week. A dry
period, with moderating temperature will follow for the end of
the week.

&&

.DISCUSSION...
Adjustments to the forecast this evening included a increase in
sky cover forecast with the incoming front tonight and some
cooling of forecast lows for tonight based on the trend this
evening. Additionaly have increased some of the northeast wind and
wind gusts expected Monday evening in the wake of this passing
weather system. /Pelatti

&&

.AVIATION...
06Z TAFS: VFR conditons to prevail at most taf sites. High clouds
continue to invade and thicken above in association with incoming
front. Little in way of prolonged and intense precipitation
expected with it so brief MVFR ceilings and visibilities may be
associated with any snow showers which occur. In the wake of this
front the northeast wind will increase in intensity and be quite
gusty from about 5Z Tuesday into the evening. /Pelatti

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
Spokane        29  42  20  35  17  41 /  10  30  10  10   0   0
Coeur d`Alene  27  42  18  36  14  44 /  10  50  30  10   0   0
Pullman        29  41  21  35  17  44 /   0  40  20  10   0   0
Lewiston       30  46  25  40  20  47 /   0  20  20  10   0   0
Colville       28  44  22  40  16  46 /  10  50  10  10   0   0
Sandpoint      26  39  16  33  12  40 /  10  60  50  10   0   0
Kellogg        26  38  16  31  13  40 /   0  70  70  10   0   0
Moses Lake     32  49  25  44  20  48 /  10  10   0   0   0   0
Wenatchee      32  50  25  44  21  49 /  10  10   0   0   0   0
Omak           29  45  22  45  19  49 /  10  10   0   0   0   0

&&

.OTX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
ID...None.
WA...None.
&&

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