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FXUS65 KSLC 280418

Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
1018 PM MDT Sat May 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will slowly build across the region
through the remainder of the holiday weekend, resulting in a
warming trend extending into the middle of next week.


.DISCUSSION...A relatively cool northerly flow extends across the
eastern Great Basin/Intermountain region this evening, downstream
from a mid level ridge axis situated along the west coast.
Isolated convection which fired this afternoon has dissipated, and
updated the forecast to remove any mention of showers. This ridge
is forecast to slowly build east over the next couple of days,
resulting in a warming trend through the remainder of the holiday


.AVIATION...West-northwesterly winds at KSLC will return to
southerly by 05Z. Otherwise VFR conditions will prevail through
the TAF period.


UT...Flood Watch from Tuesday morning through Saturday evening for




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