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FXUS63 KIWX 260709

National Weather Service Northern Indiana
309 AM EDT Wed Oct 26 2016

Issued at 308 AM EDT Wed Oct 26 2016

A few showers will overspread western areas through daybreak
before dissipating otherwise it will remain cloudy. Temperatures
will struggle to rebound north with highs only in the mid to upper
40s...with mid to upper 50s south. More widespread showers are
expected to develop ahead of a cold front late this afternoon and
spread eastward through this evening.


.SHORT TERM...(Today through Thursday)
Issued at 308 AM EDT Wed Oct 26 2016

Upstream arc of shra contained within warm air advection zone
continue to languish with ern extent and suspect most of this will
decay to sprinkles as it translates east into nw OH by daybreak.
More erstwhile development this morning located well west in
advance of sfc low and attendant frontal zone over central IA in
an area of more robust low level moisture flux/theta-e ridging.
This will work east into the area late this afternoon and evening
with an isolated thunder chance over wrn zones.

Otherwise showers end after midnight ern areas followed by sfc high
pressure Thu.


.LONG TERM...(Thursday night through Tuesday)
Issued at 308 AM EDT Wed Oct 26 2016

Active nrn stream flow across southern/central Canada projects a
mild zonal flow across the Conus this period. Trailing southward
extent of washing sfc frontal zones in association with disturbances
passing well north through se Canada of little concern given limited
low level moisture return. Otherwise well above normal temps
expected through the period.


.AVIATION...(For the 06Z TAFS through 06Z Wednesday Night)
Issued at 1235 AM EDT Wed Oct 26 2016

Easterly winds will pick up and VFR cigs will gradually lower
today in advance of an approaching warm front/sfc reflection.
Could see a few high based showers/sprinkles along leading
elevated theta-e gradient later this morning. Otherwise mainly
dry through mid afternoon before deeper saturation/lift brings
better rain chances and restrictions to mainly KSBN later this


LM...Small Craft Advisory from 8 AM this morning to 11 PM EDT this
     evening for LMZ043-046.




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