Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
336 PM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.SHORT TERM...(THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT)
ISSUED AT 326 PM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

QUIET WEATHER PATTERN. ONC EHOSRT WAVE SEEN MOVING INTO THE LAKE
OF THE WOODS REGION ATTM WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE SOUTHEAST. SPOTTY
LIGHT SHOWERS ON CANADIAN RADARS IN EASTERN MANITOBA AND NW
ONTARIO AND STILL COULD BE A FEW VERY LIGHT SHOWERS/SPRINKLES IN
LAKE OF THE WOODS REGION OVERNIGHT AS SYSTEMS MOVES SOUTHEAST.

BAND OF MID LEVEL MOISTURE HAS REMAINED IN PLACE AND IS PROGGED TO
CONTINUE TO SLIDE SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT...THOUGH NAM IN PARTICULAR
DOES SEEM BETTER WITH IDEA OF THE BACK DOOR COOL FRONT SLIPPING
SOUTH AND SOUTHWEST INTO NE ND/NW MN OVERNIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY.
NARROW RIBBON OF MID LEVEL MOISTURE WITH THAT MAY MEAN A NARROW
CLOUD BAND FOR A TIME WEDNESDAY. TEMPS A BIT COOLER...ABOUT 3-5
DEGREES COOLER.

CLEAR WED NIGHT.


.LONG TERM...(THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY)
ISSUED AT 326 PM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

SOUTHERLY FLOW STRENGHTENS THURSDAY INTO THURSDAY NIGHT AHD OF
NEXST UPPER LEVEL SHORT WAVE WHICH WILL MOVE QUICKLY EAST ALONG
THE US/CANADIAN BORDER. MOISTURE IS SPARSE...BUT JUST ENOUGH LOW
LEVEL/MID LEVEL MOISTURE AND INCREASING INSTABILITY TO PRODUCE A
FEW SHOWERS/TSTMS THU NIGHT INTO FRIDAY.

FOR FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...LOW PRESSURE OVER NW MN AND SE
MB WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN GRT LKS AND SRN ONTARIO REGION THIS
WEEKEND...WITH RAIN SHOWERS OVER NW MN GRADUALLY DIMINISHING
THROUGHOUT THE WKND. AN UPPER RIDGE THEN DEVELOPS OVER THE
NORTHERN/CANADIAN ROCKIES AND WILL BRING DRY WX TO AT LEAST THE
FIRST HALF OF NEXT WEEK. DAYTIME HIGHS NEXT WK WILL BE SLIGHTLY
WARMER THAN THE WKND AS SKIES CLEAR AND SOLAR INCREASES.



&&

.AVIATION...(FOR THE 18Z TAFS THROUGH 18Z WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON)
ISSUED AT 101 PM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

CLEAR SKIES WITH SOME MID CLOUD ALONG THE INTL BORDER THAT SHOULD
DRY UP BY THIS EVENING...LIGHT SOUTHERLY WINDS EXPECTED THROUGH TAF
PD AS SFC HIGH MOVES FROM MANITOBA INTO WRN ONTARIO.


&&

.FGF WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
ND...NONE.
MN...NONE.
&&

$$

SHORT TERM...RIDDLE
LONG TERM...RIDDLE
AVIATION...SPEICHER





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