Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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Area Forecast Discussion...UPDATED
National Weather Service North Platte NE
608 AM CDT Mon May 29 2017

.SHORT TERM...(Today and tonight)
Issued at 352 AM CDT Mon May 29 2017

A reinforcing cold front moves through this morning. H700mb
temperatures fall back below 0C by 18z. The HRRR/RAP blend plus
bias correction produces highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. No
rain is expected today, just midlevel clouds this morning with the
frontal passage.

The guidance blend plus bias correction produces lows in the mid 30s
to lower 40s tonight. Very dry air will move in with precipitable
water falling below 0.50 inches and winds will become light.


.LONG TERM...(Tuesday through Sunday)
Issued at 352 AM CDT Mon May 29 2017

Tuesday through Thursday...The main concern during this time period
is the precipitation chances on Wednesday. Showers and
thunderstorms are possible in the late afternoon through Thursday
morning in association with a frontal passage. Northwest flow will
prevail through Thursday.

Friday and beyond...A ridge moves in from the west on Friday and
will sit across the area through the weekend. There will be a few
chances for precipitation at the end of the week on Friday and
Sunday. An upper level low will move in Monday brining cooler
temperatures to start off the week.

&&

.AVIATION...(For the 12Z TAFS through 12Z Tuesday morning)
Issued at 608 AM CDT Mon May 29 2017

VFR is expected all areas today and tonight.

Sfc high pressure across Alberta and Saskatchewan will continue
to build south through the Nrn and Cntl Plains.

&&

.LBF WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
None.
&&

$$

SHORT TERM...CDC
LONG TERM...Gomez
AVIATION...CDC


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