Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE

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000 FXUS63 KOAX 281952 AFDOAX AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE 252 PM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015 .SHORT TERM...
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(TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY) ISSUED AT 252 PM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015 THE MID LEVEL SHORTWAVE THAT BROUGHT LAST NIGHTS RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE TO PROPAGATE EAST THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. AS THIS HAPPENS EXPECT SKIES TO GRADUALLY CLEAR OUT. EXPECT OVERNIGHT LOW TEMPERATURES TO FALL INTO THE UPPER 50S TO LOW 60S UNDER GENERALLY CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHT WINDS. ACROSS FAR SOUTHWESTERN IOWA SOME LIGHT PRECIPITATION IS POSSIBLE EARLY THIS EVENING AS THE EFFECTS OF THE SHORTWAVE LINGER. FOR THE WEEKEND TEMPERATURES LOOK TO REBOUND INTO THE 80S UNDER BUILDING HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT AND GENERALLY SUNNY SKIES. .LONG TERM...(MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY) ISSUED AT 252 PM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015 UPPER LEVEL HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS FIRMLY IN PLACE THROUGHOUT THE EXTENDED PORTION OF THE FORECAST. THUS THE FORECAST LOOKS TO BE GENERALLY DRY WITH SMALL PRECIPITATION CHANCES ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT AS A COUPLE WEAK IMPULSES MOVE OVER THE TOP OF THE UPPER LEVEL HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE. DAYTIME HIGHS WILL WARM A BIT AND ARE FORECAST IN THE MID TO UPPER 80S.
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&& .AVIATION...(18Z TAFS FOR KOFK...KLNK AND KOMA.) ISSUED AT 1230 PM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015 CEILINGS HAD TRENDED TO MVFR AT ALL THREE TAF SITES AS OF 17Z. THOUGH SOME PATCHY IFR CIGS LINGER NORTH OF KOFK IN SOUTH DAKOTA...LIFTING AND THINNING OF CIGS SHOULD CONTINUE THROUGH 00Z. THEN AS HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES IN ACROSS THE REGION OVERNIGHT...WINDS WILL GO LIGHT AND COMBINED WITH RECENT RAIN AND SURFACE MOISTURE EXPECT IFR VISIBILITIES AND CIGS TO SET IN AFTER 10Z AT ALL THREE TAF SITES. AFTER 16Z CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE TO MVFR TO VFR. && .OAX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES... NE...NONE. IA...NONE. && $$ SHORT TERM...PEARSON LONG TERM...PEARSON AVIATION...MEYER

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