Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE

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FXUS63 KOAX 261723
AFDOAX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
1223 PM CDT SUN JUL 26 2015

.SHORT TERM...(TODAY THROUGH TUESDAY)
ISSUED AT 241 AM CDT SUN JUL 26 2015

TEMPERATURES AND AREAL EXTENT AND TIMING OF CONVECTION WILL BE THE
PRIMARY CONCERNS IN THE SHORT TERM.

HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL HOLD ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA INTO
TUESDAY BEFORE SOME RELIEF ARRIVES AS A COLD FRONT MOVES INTO THE
AREA TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT. PERIODS OF CONVECTION WILL ALSO
CONTINUE DURING THIS TIME. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WERE ONGOING
EARLY THIS MORNING NORTH AND SOUTH OF THE I-80 CORRIDOR. THESE
STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO PUSH EAST OF THE AREA DURING THE MORNING.

HAVE EXPANDED THE HEAT ADVISORY FOR TODAY A BIT FURTHER NORTH AS
LATEST FORECAST SHOWS HEAT INDEX THERE ALSO CLIMBING TO 105
DEGREES OR BETTER THIS AFTERNOON.

.LONG TERM...(TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY)
ISSUED AT 241 AM CDT SUN JUL 26 2015

MODELS CONTINUE TO SHOW UPPER RIDGE AXIS MOVING WEST AND
AMPLIFYING ALONG THE NORTHWEST COAST AND INTO WESTERN CANADA
IN THE EXTENDED PERIOD. THIS RESULTS IN MORE OF A NORTHWEST
FLOW ACROSS THE AREA WITH LESS CHANCE OF EXTREME HEAT AND HUMIDITY
ALTHOUGH PERIODIC THUNDERSTORMS STILL IN THE PICTURE.

&&

.AVIATION...(18Z TAFS FOR KOFK...KLNK AND KOMA.)
ISSUED AT 1223 PM CDT SUN JUL 26 2015

VFR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THRU THE FCST PD.

&&

.OAX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
NE...HEAT ADVISORY UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR NEZ034-044-045-
     050>053-065>068-078-088>093.

IA...HEAT ADVISORY UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR IAZ043-055-069-079-
     080-090-091.

&&

$$

SHORT TERM...FOBERT
LONG TERM...FOBERT
AVIATION...DEE



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