Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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AFDBIS

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
338 PM CDT SAT SEP 13 2014

.SHORT TERM...(THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY)
ISSUED AT 329 PM CDT SAT SEP 13 2014

COLD FRONT MOVING THROUGH THE REGION WILL GENERATE WIDELY
SCATTERED SHOWERS ACROSS NORTHERN NORTH DAKOTA THIS AFTERNOON AND
EARLY THIS EVENING. GENERALLY FOLLOWED THE HRRR IN AREA AND TIMING
OF THE SHOWERS. SHOWERS WILL END BEFORE MIDNIGHT. SKIES WILL CLEAR
WITH OVERNIGHT LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 30S WEST. ISSUED A
FROST ADVISORY ACROSS THE WEST...GENERALLY WEST OF THE MISSOURI
RIVER AND WEST OF MINOT. SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL COVER THE
REGION SUNDAY AND ANOTHER ROUND OF PATCH FROST IS POSSIBLE SUNDAY
NIGHT.

.LONG TERM...(SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY)
ISSUED AT 329 PM CDT SAT SEP 13 2014

THE EXTENDED PERIOD WILL REMAIN LARGELY DRY THROUGH THURSDAY AS A
LARGE UPPER LOW ACROSS EASTERN CANADA SLOWLY MOVES EAST. AS THIS
HAPPENS BROAD RIDGING WILL DEVELOP OVER THE CENTRAL AND NORTHERN
PLAINS. THIS WILL ALLOW A SLOW WARMING TREND THROUGH THE MIDDLE TO
AND OF NEXT WEEK. BY NEXT WEEKEND A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH
BRINGING SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS TO THE REGION THURSDAY NIGHT INTO
FRIDAY NIGHT.

FOR TEMPERATURES...SUNDAY NIGHT COULD SEE SOME SCATTERED FROST
BEFORE THE WARMUP BEGINS. OTHER THAN THAT...MORNING LOWS WILL B IN
THE 40S TO MIDDLE 50S WITH HIGHS IN THE 60S MONDAY AND THE 70S TO
AROUND 80 TUESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

&&

.AVIATION...(FOR THE 18Z TAFS THROUGH 18Z SUNDAY AFTERNOON)
ISSUED AT 329 PM CDT SAT SEP 13 2014

COLD FRONT PROGRESSING THROUGH THE REGION. WHILE VFR CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST THROUGH THE PERIOD...CLOUDS AS LOW AS 3 THOUSAND AGL
EXPECTED KDIK-KISN-KMOT AS THE COOLER AIR MOVES IN. SCATTERED
SHOWERS EXPECTED ACROSS THE NORTH UNTIL 03Z.BUT TOO WIDELY
SCATTERED TO INCLUDE IN THE TAF AT THIS TIME.

&&

.BIS WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
FROST ADVISORY FROM 3 AM CDT /2 AM MDT/ TO 9 AM CDT /8 AM MDT/
SUNDAY FOR NDZ001-002-009-010-017>021-031>034-040>045.

&&

$$

SHORT TERM...WAA
LONG TERM...WAA
AVIATION...WAA






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