Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
449 AM MST TUE MAY 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS...Look for breezy conditions and below normal
temperatures through the coming week as a series of weather
disturbances brush northern Arizona. There is a slight chance for
thunderstorms for far northern Arizona Wednesday into Thursday.

&&

.DISCUSSION...
gusty winds will continue for the next few days ahead of an
approaching shortwave trough that will impact the area wednesday
and thursday. temperatures will continue to be seasonal cool with
a chances of showers and thunderstorms on wednesday with an
increased chance on thursday. Total liquid precipitation amounts
are expected to be insignificant.

&&

.AVIATION...For the 12Z package...VFR conditions will prevail over
northern Arizona during the next 24 hours with south to southwest
winds 10-20 knots gusting as high as 35 kts from 16z-03z. Aviation
discussion not updated for TAF amendments.

&&

.FIRE WEATHER...Gusty southwest winds will continue Tuesday and
Wednesday with near critical fire weather conditions at lower
elevations each afternoon. On Wednesday, chances for showers and
thunderstorms are forecast in northern Coconino County as a trough
approaches the fire district.

Thursday through Saturday...The passage of weak weather disturbances
will cause breezy winds each afternoon as well as chances for
showers and thunderstorms along and north of the Mogollon Rim.

&&

.FGZ WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...NONE.

&&

$$

PUBLIC...Suk
AVIATION...RR
FIRE WEATHER...RR


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