Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FXUS63 KSGF 191905

Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Springfield MO
205 PM CDT Mon Jun 19 2017

.SHORT TERM...(This evening through Tuesday)
Issued at 147 PM CDT Mon Jun 19 2017

A mid level cloud deck associated with a shortwave to the north
was affecting high temps across the southwest half of the area
Today. Areas east of the cloud cover has temps in the lower 80s
with lower to middle 70s across our western areas. Expect clouds
to diminish after sunset as the system departs to the east. Highs
will be several degrees warmer Tuesday with more sunshine. No
precipitation is expected Today through Tuesday.

.LONG TERM...(Tuesday Night through Monday)
Issued at 147 PM CDT Mon Jun 19 2017

A northwest flow pattern will remain through midweek. Temps will
gradually warm to around 90 with heat indicies reaching the middle
90s for a few locales. Eventually a cold front will approach from
the northwest Friday. Global models differ on timing of this front
and associated precip however it appears that it will be the
Friday-Saturday timeframe. Potential tropical system to our south
will likely affect the overall pattern during that time as well.
The area looks to remain in a northwest flow pattern through the
end of the weekend into early next week.


.AVIATION...(For the 18Z TAFS through 18Z Tuesday afternoon)
Issued at 1220 PM CDT Mon Jun 19 2017

A mid level cloud deck will continue to work through the area this
afternoon with bases around 12-15kft. Clouds will decrease Tonight
and winds will remain light through the period.




SHORT TERM...Burchfield
LONG TERM...Burchfield
AVIATION...Burchfield is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.