Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS63 KLSX 031954
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
254 PM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.SHORT TERM:  (THROUGH LATE TONIGHT)
ISSUED AT 251 PM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

FRONTAL BOUNDARY REMAINS STALLED SOUTH OF FORECAST AREA LATE THIS
AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS HAVE
DEVELOPED OVER SOUTHERN MISSOURI AND SOUTHERN ILLINOIS THIS
AFTERNOON. THEY SHOULD DIMINISH BY SUNSET. OTHERWISE, SKIES TO
BECOME CLEAR TO PARTLY CLOUDY WITH LOWS IN THE LOW TO MID 60S.

BYRD

.LONG TERM:  (SATURDAY THROUGH NEXT FRIDAY)
ISSUED AT 251 PM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

HOLIDAY WEEKEND TO BE DRY FOR THE MOST PART THOUGH NEXT SYSTEM TO
APPROACH REGION BY SUNDAY, SO COULD SEE SOME ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS OVER CENTRAL MO BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON/EVENING.
OTHERWISE, TEMPERATURES IN THE LOW TO MID 80S ON INDEPENDENCE DAY
AND IN THE MID TO UPPER 80S BY SUNDAY.

AS NEXT WEATHER SYSTEM MOVES IN ON MONDAY, WILL SEE PRECIPITATION
CHANCES INCREASING. THE BEST CHANCES OF RAIN WILL BE MONDAY NIGHT
AND TUESDAY, BUT COULD SEE RAIN MOST DAYS NEXT WEEK AS WE REMAIN IN
AN ACTIVE WEATHER PATTERN AS THIS FRONT STALLS OUT OVER REGION. DO
NOT NEED ANYMORE RAIN AFTER RECORD RAINFALL IN JUNE AND FLOODING ON
THE RIVERS STILL ONGOING. HIGHS WILL BE IN THE 80S MONDAY, BRIEFLY
COOLING OFF INTO THE 70S ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY DUE TO CLOUD COVER
AND RAINFALL, THEN WARM BACK UP INTO THE 80S THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

BYRD
&&

.AVIATION:  (FOR THE 18Z TAFS THROUGH 18Z SATURDAY AFTERNOON)
ISSUED AT 1222 PM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

VFR FLIGHT CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO DOMINATE THROUGH THE PERIOD.
DIURNAL CU HAS ALREADY BEGUN TO DEVELOP AND WILL DISSIPATE NEAR
SUNSET. DIURNAL HEATING WILL ALSO RESULT IN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
PERHAPS A THUNDERSTORM, MAINLY FROM THE ST. LOUIS AREA SOUTH AND
EAST. ODDS OF ANY TERMINAL IMPACTS ARE QUITE LOW AND IF THEY OCCUR
SHOULD BE QUITE BRIEF.

SPECIFICS FOR KSTL:

VFR FLIGHT CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO DOMINATE THROUGH THE PERIOD.
DIURNAL CU HAS ALREADY BEGUN TO DEVELOP AND WILL DISSIPATE NEAR
SUNSET. DIURNAL HEATING WILL ALSO RESULT IN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
PERHAPS A THUNDERSTORM, MAINLY FROM THE ST. LOUIS AREA SOUTH AND
EAST. ODDS OF ANY TERMINAL IMPACTS ARE QUITE LOW AND IF THEY OCCUR
SHOULD BE QUITE BRIEF.

GLASS
&&

.LSX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES:
MO...NONE.
IL...NONE.
&&

$$
WFO LSX


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