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714 FXUS63 KOAX 260826 AFDOAX Area Forecast Discussion National Weather Service Omaha/Valley NE 326 AM CDT Wed Oct 26 2016 .SHORT TERM...
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(today through Friday) Issued at 325 AM CDT Wed Oct 26 2016 Latest medium range models indicate no significant active weather to contend with over the next several days...leaving temperature the main issue. Sfc meteograms are clearly showing a roller coaster trend thru mid week...starting with a downward trend today thru tonight in response to prevailing nw winds. Expect highs this aftn generally in the low/mid 60s...and overnight lows in the low 40s. On Thursday...sfc high pressure situated east of the CWA will allow for warm backside return flow into the region...allowing highs to peak in the low/mid 70s per both MET/MAV guidance. Even warmer then on Friday with highs pushing into the mid/upper 70s with low 80s possible over the extreme srn CWA with good MET/MAV agreement. That will be approaching near record territory for both KOMA and KLNK. .LONG TERM...(Friday night through Tuesday) Issued at 325 AM CDT Wed Oct 26 2016 Dry and pleasant conditions continue to be advertised by both the GFS and ECM with above normal temperatures prevailing throughout the extended period.
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(For the 06Z TAFS through 06Z Wednesday night) Issued at 1206 AM CDT Wed Oct 26 2016 Showers and thunderstorms will generally be east of the the TAF sites with VFR cigs early on. May be some patchy MVFR vsbys when skies clear with fog then look for deteriorating conditions with MVFR/IFR cigs Wednesday morning. Satellite pic show a large area of low clouds and the RAP does bring this low level moisture southward Wednesday morning. Included LLWS at KOMA early on...then winds veer to southwest through northwest increasing to 10 to 15kts Wednesday.
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&& .OAX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES... NE...None. IA...None. && $$ SHORT TERM...DEE LONG TERM...DEE AVIATION...Zapotocny is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.