Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE

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FXUS63 KOAX 040847
AFDOAX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
247 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

.SHORT TERM...(TODAY THROUGH FRIDAY)
ISSUED AT 245 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

MODELS IN AGREEMENT DRY CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST ALONG WITH A
WARMING TREND ON THE WAY IN RESPONSE TO A MORE PROGRESSIVE LARGE
SCALE REGIME ALOFT FLOW ALLOWING INCREASING 1000-500MB THKNS TO
BUILD IN ACROSS THE CNTRL PLAINS. MET/MAV HIGHS TODAY LOOK
REASONABLE WITH L20S NORTH/AROUND 30 SOUTH...AND THURS HIGHS IN
THE U20S EAST/M30S WEST.

MET/MAV SHOWING WARM UP BEGINS IN EARNEST THEN ON FRIDAY WITH
HIGHS PUSHING INTO THE U40S EAST AND L50S WEST.


.LONG TERM...(FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY)
ISSUED AT 245 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

SEE NO REASON FOR ANY SIGNIFICANT MODIFICATIONS TO GOING FCST IN THE
EXTENDED PDS AS MODELS CONTINUE TO ADVERTISE DRY CONDITIONS WITH
NEAR NORMALS TEMPERATURES INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

&&

.AVIATION...(06Z TAFS FOR KOFK...KLNK AND KOMA.)
ISSUED AT 1151 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

LIGHT SNOW AND FLURRIES OVER SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA SHOULD
CONTINUE TO SPREAD EAST INTO EASTERN NEBRASKA THROUGH THE EARLY
MORNING HOURS. A FEW FLURRIES MAY APPROACH OR MAKE IT TO KOFK OR
KOMA. FOR NOW MENTIONED LIGHT SNOW AT KLNK. VSBY RESTRICTIONS AND
PATCHY MVFR CIGS COULD ALSO MAKE IT TO KLNK. INCLUDED A TEMPO
GROUP FOR A COUPLE OF HOURS FOR LIGHT SNOW BETWEEN 08Z-11Z. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 12KTS TO CONTINUE TO DECREASE THROUGH THE EARLY
MORNING. ANOTHER SHORTWAVE WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA LATE WEDNESDAY
MORNING AND FLURRIES MAY ATTEND THIS SYSTEM. NORTH WINDS WILL
INCREASE AGAIN TO 15G25KT BETWEEN 15-18Z.


&&

.OAX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
NE...NONE.
IA...NONE.
&&

$$

SHORT TERM...DEE
LONG TERM...DEE


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