Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS65 KBYZ 302055
AFDBYZ

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
255 PM MDT THU JUL 30 2015

.SHORT TERM...VALID FOR FRI AND SAT...

A VERY QUIET SUMMER PATTERN HEADING INTO THE WEEKEND. DRY
NORTHWEST FLOW WILL PROVIDE DOWNSLOPE WARMING TO PUSH TEMPERATURES
INTO THE 90S FRIDAY INTO SUNDAY. A FEW FAIR WEATHER CUMULUS IN THE
AFTERNOON WILL BE THE ONLY BREAK FROM SUNNY SKIES DURING THE
PERIOD. CHAMBERS

.LONG TERM...VALID FOR SUN...MON...TUE...WED...THU...

A PATTERN CHANGE ARRIVES FOR MONDAY AS FLOW ALOFT BACKS TO THE
SOUTHWEST COURTESY OF A DEEPENING WEST COAST TROF. THIS FLOW WILL
DRAG MONSOONAL AND PACIFIC MOISTURE THROUGH THE AREA THROUGH NEXT
WEEK...BRINGING A CHANCE FOR MAINLY AFTERNOON AND EVENING
THUNDERSTORMS. AFTERNOON CLOUD COVER AND INCREASED RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES WILL HELP TO NUDGE TEMPERATURES DOWN INTO THE UPPER
80S BY MID WEEK. MEAN TROF AXIS LOOKS TO REMAIN TO THE WEST OF THE
AREA UNTIL NEXT WEEKEND WHEN IT FINALLY DISLODGES AND SHIFTS EAST
ACROSS THE NORTHERN ROCKIES. IF THIS HOLDS THE BEST CHANCES FOR
PRECIPITATION AND COOLER TEMPERATURES WILL BE NEXT WEEKEND.
CHAMBERS

&&

.AVIATION...

VFR CONDITIONS EXPECTED THROUGH FRIDAY. NO AVIATION HAZARDS
ANTICIPATED. CHAMBERS

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMP/POPS...

    FRI     SAT     SUN     MON     TUE     WED     THU
-----------------------------------------------------------
BIL 058/094 060/097 062/096 064/094 065/090 063/090 063/088
    00/U    00/U    10/U    12/T    22/T    22/T    22/T
LVM 052/091 053/093 055/091 056/090 056/086 054/087 054/086
    00/U    00/U    11/U    13/T    33/T    32/T    23/T
HDN 055/096 057/098 058/097 064/096 066/093 063/091 063/090
    00/U    00/U    00/U    02/T    22/T    22/T    22/T
MLS 058/096 060/099 061/098 066/095 068/092 065/089 065/088
    00/U    00/U    00/U    02/T    22/T    22/T    23/T
4BQ 057/095 058/097 060/097 063/094 065/092 062/089 061/088
    00/U    00/U    00/U    02/T    22/T    22/T    23/T
BHK 055/092 057/094 058/095 061/089 062/086 061/084 061/081
    00/U    00/U    00/U    01/U    23/T    33/T    34/T
SHR 053/093 054/095 055/093 059/091 061/090 060/088 058/086
    00/U    00/U    10/U    12/T    22/T    22/T    23/T

&&

.BYZ WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
MT...NONE.
WY...NONE.

&&

$$
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