Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
402 AM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.SHORT TERM...(TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY)
ISSUED AT 335 AM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

MAIN UPPER LOW OVER HUDSON BAY WITH THE UPPER LEVEL JET FROM
CENTRAL ALBERTA INTO CENTRAL/SOUTHERN MANITOBA INTO NW ONTARIO.
SHORTWAVES IN THIS FLOW TO IMPACT AREAS MAINLY JUST NORTH AND
NORTHEAST OF OUR FCST AREA. ONE SHORT WAVE WILL MOVE FROM WCNTRL
MANITOBA INTO THE LAKE OF THE WOODS REGION THIS AFTN AND LIKE
YESTERDAY ISOLD T-STORMS PSBL WITH IT LAKE OF THE WOODS AREA AND
POINTS NORTH AND EAST. OTHERWISE CONVECTIVE TEMPS IN THE LOWER 80S
GOOD FOR SOME CU TODAY. LIGHT WINDS AND GENERALLY CLEAR TONIGHT.
SATURDAY IS LOOKING MAINLY DRY WITH SOUTH WINDS AND WARM
TEMPERATURES AHD OF COOL FRONT DUE TO ARRIVE SAT NIGHT. THERE IS A
SHORT WAVE DUE TO PRODUCE SOME CONVECTION OVER ERN SD INTO SRN MN.
TO BLEND INCLUDED A LOW POP FOR GRANT COUNTY MN. OTHERWISE MAIN
AREA TO WATCH IS LAKE OF THE WOODS REGION. KEPT IT DRY BUT COULD
SEE RISK OF A T-STORM MID TO LATE AFTN AS THAT AREA REMAINS CLOSER
TO JET STREAM ENERGY.

.LONG TERM...(SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY)
ISSUED AT 335 AM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

COOL FRONT TO DROP SOUTH THROUGH THE AREA SATURDAY NIGHT INTO
SUNDAY MORNING. UPPER LEVEL SHORTWAVE ACCOMPANYING IT MAY PRODUCE
AN ISOLD T-STORM OR TWO. A TAD COOLER SUNDAY...ESP NRN AREAS.
HIGH PRESSURE MOVES INTO AREA SUN NIGHT INTO MONDAY.

&&

.AVIATION...(FOR THE 06Z TAFS THROUGH 06Z FRIDAY NIGHT)
ISSUED AT 1132 PM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

SPOTTY MID CLOUD OVER BJI OTHERWISE CLEAR ACROSS THE REGION.
SIMILAR CONDITIONS TOMORROW WITH MAINLY SKC...INCREASING NW WINDS
AND ISOLD SHRA/TSRA OVER THE FAR NE.


&&

.FGF WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
ND...NONE.
MN...NONE.
&&

$$

SHORT TERM...RIDDLE
LONG TERM...JK/RIDDLE
AVIATION...VOELKER



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