Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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FXUS65 KSLC 050333
AFDSLC

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
933 PM MDT WED MAY 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS...MILD SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE REGION
THROUGH THURSDAY. A SLOW MOVING PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL CROSS
THE REGION FRIDAY THROUGH THE UPCOMING WEEKEND.

&&

.DISCUSSION...SOUTH-SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT PREVAILS ACROSS THE
INTERIOR WEST THIS EVENING....DOWNSTREAM FROM AN UPPER LOW
SPINNING JUST OFF THE CA COAST. THIS UPPER LOW WILL SLOWLY MOVE
INLAND THURSDAY...THEN GRADUALLY EASTWARD ACROSS THE REGION FRIDAY
THROUGH THE UPCOMING WEEKEND. AHEAD OF THIS LOW SOUTHERLY FLOW
WILL STRENGTHEN DURING THE DAY THURSDAY RESULTING IN VERY MILD
TEMPERATURES ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA...A GOOD 15 DEGREES OR SO
ABOVE CLIMO.

GOING FORECAST THIS EVENING LOOKS IN GOOD SHAPE AND NO UPDATES ARE
PLANNED.

&&

.AVIATION...WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO RETURN TO SOUTHERLY AT KSLC BY
04Z WITH VFR CONDITIONS PREVAILING THROUGH THE TAF PERIOD.

&&

.SLC WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
UT...NONE.
WY...NONE.
&&

$$

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