Area Forecast Discussion
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000 FXUS61 KCLE 230455 AFDCLE AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH 1255 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014 .SYNOPSIS... HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE MIDWEST WILL BUILD ACROSS OHIO TONIGHT THEN TEND TO STALL OVER THE NORTHEAST THROUGH THE WEEKEND. && .NEAR TERM /UNTIL 6 AM THIS MORNING/... HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE AREA WITH MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHT WINDS. WITH A FLOW OFF THE LAKE AND THE LAKE AND 850 MB TEMPERATURE DIFFERENCE NEAR 10C SOME CLOUDS COULD STILL DEVELOP MAINLY EAST OF CLE AND CLOSE TO THE LAKE. EXPANDED THE AREA OF PATCHY FROST FOR MAINLY FAVORED AREAS OVER THE SOUTHERN PORTION OF THE FORECAST AREA THROUGH DAYBREAK. && .SHORT TERM /6 AM THIS MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT/... HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLIDE EAST OF THE REGION ON TUESDAY AND OFF THE NEW ENGLAND COAST BY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. THIS WILL ALLOW FOR A RETURN OF SOME LIGHT SOUTHERLY WINDS AND WARMING TEMPERATURES. THIS PATTERN WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE REGION INTO THURSDAY NIGHT. HIGHS WILL RANGE FROM AROUND 70 ACROSS THE WEST TO THE MID 60S EAST. WARMER WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY WITH HIGHS EACH AFTERNOON INTO THE 70S. && .LONG TERM /FRIDAY THROUGH MONDAY/... HIGH PRESSURE WILL BE THE DOMINANT WEATHER FEATURE DURING THE EXTENDED PERIODS AS BROAD UPPER LEVEL RIDGE BUILDS IN OVER THE REGION. THIS WEATHER PATTERN WILL BE A REAL WINNER FOR THE FIRST FEW DAYS OF FALL. WARM AIR ADVECTION WILL TAKE PLACE ON THE WEST SIDE OF THE HIGH PRESSURE AND KEEP TEMPERATURES IN THE 70S FOR HIGHS AND LOWS IN THE 50S THROUGH THE PERIOD. LOW PRESSURE WILL BEGIN TO APPROACH FROM THE SOUTHWEST BY THE END OF THE FORECAST PERIOD. && .AVIATION /00Z TUESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY/... VFR CONDITIONS UNDER MAINLY CLEAR SKIES WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE FORECAST PERIOD AS HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE AREA. .OUTLOOK...VFR. && .MARINE... WILL CONTINUE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LAKE COUNTY NORTHEAST TO RIPLEY NY FOR THIS EVENING AS WAVES STILL HOVERING AROUND 4 FEET IN THIS AREA. OTHERWISE...WINDS GO LIGHT AND VARIABLE AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS THE REGION. NOT EXPECTING MUCH IN THE WAY OF WIND PROBLEMS THROUGH SATURDAY. && .CLE WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES... OH...NONE. PA...NONE. MARINE...NONE. && $$ SYNOPSIS...MULLEN NEAR TERM...KIELTYKA SHORT TERM...MULLEN LONG TERM...LOMBARDY AVIATION...DJB MARINE...LOMBARDY

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