Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
857 PM MST Tue Jan 23 2018

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will bring a warming trend and dry
conditions to the area through Wednesday. A low pressure system
will bring gusty winds Thursday and cooler temperatures Friday.
High pressure then returns for the weekend with lighter winds and
warming temperatures.

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.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will continue into Wednesday with above normal
temperatures expected. The high pressure ridge will be
interrupted late Thursday and Friday as a weak trough moves
through the Great Basin. Impacts here will be gusty southwest
winds for our area Thursday, along with moderate cooling Friday.
The ridge then promptly rebuilds heading into next weekend. Little
or no precipitation expected for the next 7 days.

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.AVIATION...For the 06Z Package...Generally light winds and VFR
conditions under mostly clear skies will prevail throughout the
TAF period. Aviation discussion not updated for amendments.

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.FIRE WEATHER...High pressure will result in dry and warming
weather through Wednesday with generally light winds. Ventilation
will remain poor to fair. A low pressure system passing by to the
north will bring gusty southwest winds Thursday with high pressure
then returning over the weekend.

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

&&

$$

PUBLIC...KD
AVIATION...KD
FIRE WEATHER...KD

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