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000 FXUS61 KPBZ 160829 AFDPBZ AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA 429 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014 .SYNOPSIS... HIGH PRESSURE WILL PROVIDE A DRY AND CHILLY DAY. TEMPERATURES WILL MODERATE TOWARD NORMAL READINGS ON THURSDAY. && .NEAR TERM /UNTIL 6 PM THIS EVENING/... SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE EASTWARD THROUGH THE REGION TODAY. THE COLD POOL ALOFT WILL RETREAT NORTHWARD...ALLOWING FOR A GOOD DEAL OF SUNSHINE AND A SLOW MODERATION IN TEMPS. && .SHORT TERM /6 PM THIS EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY/... HIGH PRESSURE WILL KEEP THE AREA DRY THROUGH THE SHORT TERM. TEMPS WILL RETURN TO NEAR NORMAL READINGS THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL BEGIN TO CROSS THE AREA LATE FRIDAY. MODELS CONTINUE TO SHOW A LACK OF MOISTURE WITH THE BOUNDARY SO FOR NOW...FEEL SCH POPS ARE APPROPRIATE. && .LONG TERM /SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY/... EARLY WEEK RAIN CHCS WL ACCOMPANY A CROSSING SHORTWV. GIVEN THE OPEN NATURE OF THE WAVE AND RESULTING TIMING AND MSTR SUPPLY ISSUES...CHC POPS WL SUFFICE. OTHERWISE...TEMPS NR...OR A FEW DEGREES ABOVE THE SEASONAL AVGS ARE PROJECTED GIVEN THE ZONAL...BUT UNDULATORY FLOW PROJECTION. && .AVIATION /09Z WEDNESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY/... SBSDNC WL INCR UNDER BLDG HIGH PRES GRADUALLY SUPRESS ANY RMNG STRATOCU OVR THE UPR OH REGION THIS MRNG. VFR AND LGT...VARIABLE WIND WL THUS PREDOMINATE. .OUTLOOK.../THURSDAY THROUGH SUNDAY/... RSTRNS ARE PSBL WITH THE ADVN AND PASSAGE OF FRIDAY NIGHT LOW PRES. && .PBZ WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES... MD...NONE. OH...NONE. PA...NONE. WV...NONE. && $$

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