Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50

000
FXUS63 KOAX 290754
AFDOAX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
254 AM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.SHORT TERM...(TODAY THROUGH MONDAY)
ISSUED AT 245 AM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015

STRATUS AND AREAS OF FOG ARE EXPECTED TO LINGER OVER EASTERN
NEBRASKA AND SOUTHWEST IOWA THROUGH AT LEAST THE FIRST PART OF THE
MORNING BEFORE CLEARING OUT BY LATER IN THE MORNING. POTENTIAL
FOR MORE FOG AND STRATUS WILL EXIST EARLY SUNDAY MORNING FOR
AREAS MAINLY ALONG AND EAST OF THE NEBRASKA IOWA BORDER WHERE
LIGHT TO CALM WINDS AND CLEAR SKIES WILL BE IN PLACE.

OUTSIDE OF THOSE TWO PERIODS LITTLE IN THE WAY OF WEATHER
EXPECTED UNTIL MONDAY NIGHT WHEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN COMES INTO
THE PICTURE FOR NORTHEAST NEBRASKA. WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY
INDICATED BY MODELS TO MOVE INTO THE REGION MONDAY AND MONDAY
NIGHT ASSOCIATED WITH NORTHERN PLAINS SHORT WAVE. MAIN ENERGY
STAYS WELL NORTH OF THE AREA WITH FRONT WASHING OUT BY TUESDAY AS
MORE ROBUST TROUGH DIGS TOWARD THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST.

VERY WARM TEMPERATURES WILL BE THE MAIN FOCUS SHORT TERM WITH
UPPER RIDGE IN PLACE THROUGH THE WEEKEND. RIDGE AXIS MOVES EAST OF
THE AREA BY MONDAY AND FLATTENS OVER THE CENTRAL PLAINS AS MORE
ENERGETIC NORTHERN STREAM DEVELOPS.

.LONG TERM...(MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY)
ISSUED AT 245 AM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015

EXTENDED PERIOD HAS AREA UNDER MORE AMPLIFIED RIDGING ONCE AGAIN
AS WESTERN TROUGH CONTINUES TO DIG FROM WESTERN CANADA INTO THE
WEST COAST. PRIMARILY VERY WARM AND MOSTLY DRY CONDITIONS
EXPECTED DURING THE PERIOD.

&&

.AVIATION...(06Z TAFS FOR KOFK...KLNK AND KOMA.)
ISSUED AT 1135 PM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

CHALLENGING AVIATION FORECAST TONIGHT. WILL HAVE IFR CONDITIONS AT
KOMA THRU THE NIGHT...AND EVEN COULD DROP INTO LIFR CATEGORY
LATER. VFR CONDITIONS AT BOTH KLNK/KOFK. KOFK COULD OCCASIONALLY
SCATTER OUT TO VFR. IF THAT HAPPENS...WITH CLEARING SKIES...DENSE
FOG COULD DEVELOP THERE WITH VISIBILITIES DROPPING TO 1/2 MILE OR
LESS LATER TONIGHT AND EARLY SATURDAY. CLOUDS SCOUR OUT BY 14-18Z.


&&

.OAX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
NE...NONE.
IA...NONE.
&&

$$

SHORT TERM...FOBERT
LONG TERM...FOBERT
AVIATION...DEWALD



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.