Area Forecast Discussion
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
1156 PM CDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.UPDATE...
FOR 06Z AVIATION.

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.DISCUSSION...

RADAR IS QUIET ACROSS CENTRAL ALABAMA THIS EVENING...WITH A FEW
SHOWERS CONTINUING TO DEVELOP JUST OUTSIDE THE FORECAST AREA. PER
SATELLITE IMAGERY...A MID LEVEL TROUGH AXIS IS SLOWLY PUSHING
ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI THIS EVENING. ALTHOUGH SOME DRIER
MID LEVEL AIR IS EXPECTED TO WORK INTO THE AREA THIS
EVENING...OVERALL MOISTURE CONTENT REMAINS HIGH. WITH LOW LEVEL
BOUNDARIES POTENTIALLY INTERACTING WITH THE APPROACHING MID LEVEL
TROUGH...WILL LEAVE A SLIGHT CHANCE OF A SHOWER OR STORM IN THE
FORECAST OVERNIGHT. BOUNDARY LAYER WINDS REMAIN ELEVATED
TONIGHT...BUT COULD SEE LOCALIZED FOG DEVELOPMENT AS WELL GIVEN
SATURATED GROUND CONDITIONS.

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.AVIATION...
06Z TAF DISCUSSION.

IFR CEILINGS ALREADY DEVELOPING ACROSS THE AREA SO WILL START OFF
LOW WITH SOME LIFR POSSIBLE LATER IN THE OVERNIGHT. GRADUAL
LIFTING THROUGH THE LATE MORNING WITH VFR BY AFTERNOON. WILL LEAVE
OUT THE MENTION OF SHOWERS/STORMS DUE TO ISOLATED NATURE. WINDS
SOUTHWEST TO WEST AT 3 TO 10 KTS.

88

&&

.FIRE WEATHER...

THE WEATHER PATTERN DURING THE UPCOMING WEEK WILL BE MORE TYPICAL
OF SUMMER ACROSS CENTRAL ALABAMA. DAYTIME TEMPERATURES WILL BECOME
WARMER AND RAIN CHANCES WILL DECREASE AS AN UPPER RIDGE BUILDS
OVER THE SOUTHEAST STATES.

58/ROSE

&&

.BMX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
NONE.
&&

$$



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