Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS65 KBOI 010900
AFDBOI

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
300 AM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

.SHORT TERM...TODAY THROUGH THURSDAY...A PERIOD OF DRY WEATHER IS
UNDERWAY. THE UPPER LEVEL TROUGH OVER IDAHO AND THE INTERMOUNTAIN
REGION IS ON ITS WAY EAST...LEAVING DRY SUBSIDING AIR IN ITS WAKE.
OUR CWA WILL BE UNDER COOL NORTHWEST FLOW ALOFT TODAY THROUGH
THURSDAY...BUT WE CAN EXPECT GRADUAL WARMING TO NEAR NORMAL BY
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AS A WARM UPPER LEVEL RIDGE BUILDS OVER THE COAST
AND EDGES INLAND. SKIES WILL BE MOSTLY CLEAR...EXCEPT FOR AREAS OF
MID LEVEL CLOUDS OVER THE CENTRAL IDAHO MOUNTAINS TODAY.

.LONG TERM...THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...NOT MUCH HAS CHANGED
IN THE NEWEST MODEL RUNS. THE MODELS CONTINUE TO SHOW THAT AN UPPER
LEVEL RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE WESTERN U.S. /INCLUDING SE OREGON
AND SW IDAHO/ THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. THIS PATTERN WILL SUPPORT DRY
WEATHER ALONG WITH A SLOW WARMING TREND THROUGH THE END OF THE
WEEK...WITH ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES PERSISTING THROUGH TUESDAY.

&&

.AVIATION...VFR WITH SCT MID CLOUDS TODAY. LOCALLY BKN LOW VFR
CLOUDS IN THE IDAHO WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS UNTIL 18Z. ISOLATED MVFR
FOG POSSIBLE IN THE NORTHERN VALLEYS UNTIL 18Z. SURFACE WINDS...
GENERALLY LIGHT NORTHWEST...EXCEPT NORTHWEST 10-15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO 20 KNOTS FROM KMUO TO KTWF/KJER. WINDS ALOFT...NORTH 10-20 KNOTS
UP THROUGH 10K FEET MSL.

&&

.BOI WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES... ID...NONE. OR...NONE.

&&

$$

WEATHER.GOV/BOISE

SHORT TERM...JT
LONG TERM AND AVIATION....BW



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