Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS65 KTWC 201035
AFDTWC

Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
335 AM MST Mon Nov 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS...Dry conditions will continue into early next week.
Widespread freezing temperatures for eastern valleys tonight, then
daytime temperatures rebound quickly to near record or record
levels by Thanksgiving.

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.DISCUSSION...Temperatures as of 2 am in our freeze warning areas
of Graham and Cochise counties were mostly in the 30s with a few
spots in the upper 20s. Freeze warning runs through 8 am. High
clouds will be around mostly during the morning hours today.

Main forecast story for the upcoming week will be the record
warmth that will be occuring starting Wednesday and continuing
thru the Thanksgiving four day holiday weekend. See climate
section below for additional details.

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.AVIATION...Valid thru 21/12Z.
SCT to BKN clouds above 20k ft AGL thru much of the fcst pd. SFC
wind vrbl in direction less than 10 kts this am then bcmg
WLY/NWLY this aftn. Aviation discussion not updated for TAF
amendments.

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.FIRE WEATHER...Dry conditions into next weekend. Well above normal
temperatures return to the region Thanksgiving into next weekend. 20-
foot winds may be gusty from the east this evening and again
Wednesday into Thursday. Wind will be terrain driven at mainly less
than 15 mph at other times.

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.CLIMATE...Several web pages are headlined on our website that
pertain to the record temperatures that will be occurring during
the Thanksgiving 4 day holiday weekend.

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.TWC WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
 Freeze Warning until 8 AM MST this morning for AZZ507>509.

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