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000 FXUS61 KPBZ 131516 AFDPBZ AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA 1116 AM EDT SAT SEP 13 2014 .SYNOPSIS...
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ANY REMAINING SHOWERS WILL END EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. COOL WEATHER CAN BE EXPECTED FOR THE UPCOMING WEEK.
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&& .NEAR TERM /THROUGH TONIGHT/...
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SHWRS WL CONT TO DCR WITH AN EXITING SHRTWV AND CDFNT...ALTHOUGH CU AND STRATOCU WL CONT THRU THE DAY WITH COLD ADVCTN. THE FNT WL REINFORCE THE COOL AIRMASS...HENCE PROGGED READINGS APPROXIMATELY 10 DEGS UNDR THE AVGS WERE MAINTAINED.
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&& .SHORT TERM /SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY/... DRY SFC HIGH PRES WL THEN MAINTAIN DRY WEA THRU MON...WHILE ZONAL FLOW THROUGH THE BASE OF A BROAD ERN CANADIAN UPR LOW HOLDS THE COLD AIRMASS OVR THE GREAT LAKES AND NERN CONUS. AN ADVNG SHRTWV/ASSOCIATED CDFNT IS EXPD TO SPAWN SHWRS MONDAY NGT AND EARLY TUES. A TEMP FORECAST ABOUT 5 TO 10 DEGREES UNDR THE NORMALS WAS THUS CONTD FOR THE SHORT TERM PD WITH TWEAKS COMPLETED USING GFS BIAS CORRECTED MOS AND SREF MEANS. && .LONG TERM /TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY/... SFC HIGH PRES...UNDR BROAD ERN CONUS TROFG...IS THEN FORECAST TO MAINTAIN DRY...BUT SEASONABLY COOL WEATHER FOR THE RMNDR OF THE LONG TERM PD. LONG TERM TEMPS WERE FORECAST CLOSE TO HPC GUIDANCE. && .AVIATION /15Z SATURDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY/...
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OCNL MVFR CIGS WL CONT INTO ERLY AFTN BEHIND AN EXITING CDFNT. VFR SHOULD RTN BY LT AFTN AS CIGS LIFT. CIGS HTS MAY DROP TO MVFR AGAIN OVRNGT IN IN COOL NW FLOW. OUTLOOK...SUNDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY... NEXT FRONTAL SYSTEM WITH POSSIBLE RESTRICTIONS ARRIVES MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY.
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&& .PBZ WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES... MD...NONE. OH...NONE. PA...NONE. WV...NONE. && $$ 07

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