Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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FXUS65 KLKN 280900 CCA
AFDLKN

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION...CORRECTEDD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
200 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS...NEVADA WILL ENJOY TERRIFIC WEATHER ON TUESDAY...WITH
FULL SUNSHINE...LIGHT WINDS...AND MILD TEMPERATURES. A RAPID
WARMING TREND IS EXPECTED FOR THE REMAINDER OF THIS WEEK.

&&

.AVIATION UPDATE...12Z TAFS OUT. KWMC HAS HAD INTERMITTENT
REPORTING PROBLEMS VIA AUTOMATED ELECTRONIC MEANS...AND
INTERMITTENT BUSY SIGNALS WHEN DIALING IN. AM NOT CONFIDENT IN
BEING ABLE TO OBTAIN OBS. THEREFORE AMD NOT SKED.

.SHORT TERM...TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

CLEAR, CALM AND COOL THIS MORNING. STRONG RADIATIONAL COOLING IN A
DRY AIRMASS, WITH NO CLOUDS IN, OR ANYWHERE NEAR, NEVADA. SOME
VALLEYS WILL EXPERIENCE MID TO UPPER 30S AT SUNRISE, WITH FREEZING
TEMPERATURES ACROSS THE VALLEYS OF NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY.

TODAY...PICTURE PERFECT WEATHER, WITH FULL SUNSHINE, LIGHT WINDS,
AND MILD TEMPERATURES, STILL ABOUT 10 DEGREES BELOW LATE JULY
NORMALS.

TONIGHT...CLEAR AND QUITE COOL AGAIN, MORE UPPER 30S AND LOWER
40S.

WEDNESDAY...WARMER. HIGH PRESSURE AGGRESSIVELY BUILDS INTO NEVADA,
WITH 5-10 DEGREES OF WARMING OVER TUESDAY`S READINGS.  BAT



.LONG TERM...WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH NEXT TUESDAY. SOUTHWESTERN
RIDGE WILL EXTEND NORTHWEST INTO THE GREAT BASIN OVER THE
PERIOD...WITH A WARMING TREND AND INTRODUCTION OF MORE CLOUDS AND
CREEPING POPS INTO THE AREA FROM THE SOUTH. MOIST ENOUGH FOR
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS BEGINNING FRIDAY AFTERNOON. COVERAGE WILL
EXPAND EACH AFTERNOON AND LINGER INTO THE EARLY EVENINGS AS THE
TEMPS WARM. RIDGE TENDS TO WEAKEN BEGINNING EARLY NEXT WEEK...SO
TEMPS DROP A LITTLE. MODELS AGREED WELL ENOUGH IN THE BEGINNING BUT
DIFFERENCES CREEP IN LATER...HENCE LESS CONFIDENCE LATER IN THE
PERIOD.  BB

&&

.AVIATION...DRY AND VFR AT ALL SITES THROUGH 12Z WEDNESDAY. WINDS
WILL BE NORTHEASTERLY GENERALLY AROUND 10 KNOTS OR LESS WITH A
CHANGE TO LIGHT AND VARIABLE AFTER SUNSET TUESDAY.  BB

&&

.FIRE WEATHER...NO FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS.  BAT

&&

.LKN WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
NONE.
&&

$$

99/98/98/99


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