Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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FXUS65 KFGZ 221704
AFDFGZ

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
1000 AM MST SUN MAR 22 2015

.SYNOPSIS...FAIR WEATHER AND ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES ARE FORECAST
THROUGH TUESDAY. AN APPROACHING PACIFIC TROUGH WILL BRING BREEZY
WINDS TODAY...AND WINDY CONDITIONS MONDAY AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS
FROM 25 TO 35 MPH. WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...COOLER TEMPERATURES ARE
FORECAST WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR SHOWERS MAINLY IN THE WHITE
MOUNTAINS REGION.

&&

.DISCUSSION...A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE OVER THE SOUTHWEST WILL MOVE
EAST AND A PACIFIC TROUGH WILL MOVE INTO THE WESTERN STATES.
TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENTS WITH THIS TROUGH WILL LEAD TO BREEZY
WINDS ACROSS NORTHERN ARIZONA FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS WITH WIND GUSTS IN
THE 25 TO 35 MPH RANGE EACH DAY.

WEDNESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...THE EAST PACIFIC RIDGE WILL STRENGTHEN
ALONG THE WEST COAST AND MOVE INLAND BRINGING SEASONABLY WARM AND
DRY WEATHER TO THE REGION.

&&

.AVIATION...FOR THE 18Z PACKAGE...EXPECT VFR CONDITIONS OVER THE
NEXT 24 HOURS WITH INCREASING WINDS ON MONDAY. AVIATION DISCUSSION NOT
UPDATED FOR TAF AMENDMENTS.

&&

.FGZ WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...NONE.
&&

$$

PUBLIC.........BOHLIN
AVIATION.......BOHLIN

FOR NORTHERN ARIZONA WEATHER INFORMATION VISIT
WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF




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