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FXUS61 KPBZ 281143
AFDPBZ

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
743 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
A COOLER AND DRIER END TO THE WEEK. WARMTH...HUMIDITY...AND THE
RISK FOR SHOWERS AND STORMS RETURNS FOR THE WEEKEND.

&&

.NEAR TERM /UNTIL 6 PM THIS EVENING/...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PROVIDE A SEASONABLY COOL AND COMFORTABLE DAY.

&&

.SHORT TERM /6 PM THIS EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY/...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN IN CONTROL FRIDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL
WARM...BUT CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN COMFORTABLE.

HIGH WILL DRIFT EASTWARD SATURDAY ALLOWING FOR A STRONG
SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW IN THE LOWER LEVELS. HUMIDITY AND TEMPERATURES
WILL RISE AND AN AFTERNOON SHOWER OR STORM CAN`T BE RULED OUT.

&&

.LONG TERM /SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY/...
SVRL DISTURBANCES EMBEDDED IN ZONAL FLOW ALOFT WL KEEP OCNL SHWR
AND TSTM CHCS THRU MUCH OF THE LONG TERM PD. THE BEST CHCS FOR
PCPN WL BE WITH STRONGER WAVES SUN AND TWD MID WK. TEMPS SHOULD
AVG SVRL DEG ABV THE SEASONAL LVLS.

&&

.AVIATION /12Z THURSDAY THROUGH MONDAY/...
VFR WITH WINDS LESS THAN 5 KNOTS.

OUTLOOK.../THURSDAY THROUGH MONDAY/...
LOW PRESSURE PASSING SUNDAY WILL BRING SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS LEADING TO MVFR RESTRICTIONS.

&&

.PBZ WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
MD...NONE.
OH...NONE.
PA...NONE.
WV...NONE.

&&

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