Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE

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FXUS63 KOAX 300801
AFDOAX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
301 AM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

.SHORT TERM...(TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY)
ISSUED AT 220 AM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

HIGH PRESSURE AT THE SURFACE WILL BE OVER THE LOWER MISSOURI
VALLEY TODAY WITH A COLD FRONT MOVING INTO THE NORTHERN PLAINS.
THE COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SLOWLY SOUTH TONIGHT REACHING THE
NORTHERN NEBRASKA BORDER BY FRIDAY MORNING AND SOUTHERN NEBRASKA
BY EARLY FRIDAY EVENING. THIS FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL BRING A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS TO SOUTHERN PARTS OF THE AREA LATE FRIDAY
AFTERNOON INTO FRIDAY NIGHT AS IT STALLS ACROSS NORTHERN KANSAS
THEN WASHES OUT BY SATURDAY MORNING. ADDITIONAL CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS WILL EXIST FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON INTO SATURDAY
NIGHT FOR MUCH OF THE AREA AS SHORT WAVE ENERGY MOVES ACROSS THE
REGION IN STRONG NORTHWEST FLOW.

LITTLE IN THE WAY OF COOLING DURING THE PERIOD WITH TEMPERATURES
AT OR SLIGHTLY ABOVE SEASONAL NORMALS.

.LONG TERM...(SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY)
ISSUED AT 220 AM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

AREA REMAINS IN NORTHWEST FLOW THROUGH THE PERIOD WITH WESTERN
RIDGE AND EASTERN TROUGH IN PLACE IN THE UPPER PATTERN. PERIODIC
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS FROM MONDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY AS
ANOTHER COLD FRONT MOVES INTO THE AREA AND STALLS. MAJOR
DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE GFS AND EURO DURING THIS TIME WITH MORE
ENERGY AND FLATTER RIDGE ASSOCIATED WITH THE EURO. AS A RESULT
HAVE LIMITED POPS TO LOW CHANCE CATEGORY AT THIS TIME.

&&

.AVIATION...(06Z TAFS FOR KOFK...KLNK AND KOMA.)
ISSUED AT 1142 PM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

VFR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE TAF PERIOD ALONG WITH
SOUTHWESTERLY SFC WINDS.


&&

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

$$

SHORT TERM...FOBERT
LONG TERM...FOBERT
AVIATION...KERN


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