Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE

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FXUS63 KOAX 281952
AFDOAX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
252 PM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.SHORT TERM...(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.

&&

.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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