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FXUS61 KPBZ 180919 AAA
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Area Forecast Discussion...UPDATED
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
519 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.SYNOPSIS...
High pressure will result in dry weather and a warming trend
into the weekend.

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.NEAR TERM /UNTIL 6 PM THIS EVENING/...
Slight moderation is expected in temperature today with plenty
of insolation and weak warm advection.

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.SHORT TERM /6 PM THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY/...
Dry weather continues through the period as high pressure
remains in control. Temperatures will rise back above normal
levels.

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.LONG TERM /FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY/...
Eastern CONUS ridge will persist through the weekend. This
leads to a continuation of the dry and warm pattern. The next
chance of rain arrives Sunday night/Monday with a cold front. A
troughing pattern may then set up by Tuesday with continued
shower chances and temperatures near normal.

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.AVIATION /09Z WEDNESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY/...
VFR and light winds are expected through the TAF period under
high pressure.


.Outlook...
No widespread restrictions expected under high pressure.

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.PBZ WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
MD...None.
OH...None.
PA...None.
WV...None.

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