Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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FXUS63 KMKX 030942
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
342 AM CST WED FEB 3 2016

.SHORT TERM...COMING SOON.

THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...FORECAST CONFIDENCE MEDIUM.

A WEAK SFC RIDGE WILL MOVE EAST ON THU WITH AN APPROACHING SFC
TROUGH AND VORT MAX FROM MN. WEAK WARM ADVECTION AHEAD OF THESE
FEATURES WILL RESULT IN AN INCREASE OF CLOUDS INCLUDING SMALL
CHANCES OF LGT SNOW NW OF KMSN. THE WEAK WAA...PVA...AND LOW LEVEL
FRONTOGENESIS WILL THEN PROGRESS ACROSS SRN WI THU NT WITH SMALL
CHANCES OF LGT SNOW CONTINUING OVER THE NRN AND ERN CWA. AVA AND
CAA MAY CAUSE ENOUGH SUBSIDENCE TO SCATTER OUT THE CLOUDS LATE THU
NT AND FRI MORNING. THE CLOUDS HOWEVER WILL INCREASE ONCE AGAIN ON
FRI AS ANOTHER ROUND OF WEAK WAA AND PVA FROM AN APPROACHING UPPER
TROUGH AFFECTS THE REGION. SLIGHT CHANCES OF SNOW ARE FORECAST
OVER THE NRN CWA WITH THE AFOREMENTIONED FEATURES. THE TROUGH WILL
BE PASSED BY SAT WITH A COL OVER THE AREA. TEMPS WILL BE NEAR
NORMAL FOR THU-FRI RISING ABOVE NORMAL FOR SAT.


.LONG TERM...SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...FORECAST CONFIDENCE MEDIUM.

AN UPPER TROUGH WILL MOVE FROM THE NRN ROCKIES AND AMPLIFY OVER
THE MS RIVER VALLEY WITH CYCLOGENESIS OVER THE GREAT LAKES
THROUGH THIS PERIOD. THE SFC LOW PRESSURE AREA WILL SLOWLY MOVE
EWD ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES. THUS CHANCES OF LGT SNOW AND COLDER
TEMPS ARE FORECAST DURING THIS PERIOD.


&&

.AVIATION/12Z TAFS/...COMING SOON.

&&

.MARINE...COMING SOON.

&&

.MKX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
WI...DENSE FOG ADVISORY UNTIL 6 AM CST EARLY THIS MORNING FOR
     WIZ062>072.

LM...DENSE FOG ADVISORY UNTIL NOON CST TODAY FOR LMZ643>646.

     SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM CST THIS EVENING
     FOR LMZ643>646.

&&

$$

TODAY/TONIGHT AND AVIATION/MARINE...REM
THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...GEHRING


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