Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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FXUS65 KFGZ 230349
AFDFGZ

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
850 PM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A DRY COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH NORTHERN ARIZONA
AROUND MIDNIGHT TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. LOOK FOR
BREEZY NORTHERLY WINDS AND COLDER TEMPERATURES ON SUNDAY AND
MONDAY. DRY WEATHER WITH AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF ABOVE NORMAL HIGH
TEMPERATURES FORECAST THROUGH MUCH OF NEXT WEEK.

&&

.DISCUSSION...A DRY COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE UTAH ARIZONA
BORDER TONIGHT. MODELS CONTINUE TO SHOW VERY LITTLE MOISTURE WITH
THIS FRONTAL PASSAGE AND OUR FORECAST KEEPS MINIMAL CHANCES FOR
LIGHT SHOWER ACTIVITY ALONG THE UTAH BORDER REGION THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING. A COLDER AIRMASS BEHIND THE FRONT WITH HIGHER PRESSURE
BUILDING IN WILL LEAD TO UNCOMFORTABLY COLD AND BREEZY NORTHERLY
WINDS ACROSS NORTHERN ARIZONA ON SUNDAY AND MONDAY.

TUESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...A LONG WAVE RIDGE ALONG THE WEST COAST WILL
SLOWLY MOVE EASTWARD THROUGH THE WEEK. THIS WILL RESULT IN A LONGER
STRETCH OF ABOVE NORMAL HIGH TEMPERATURES LASTING FROM WEDNESDAY
THROUGH THE END OF NEXT WEEK. THERE IS NO PRECIPITATION IN THE
FORECAST FOR NEXT WEEK.

THE AFTERNOON FORECAST GRIDS LOOK GOOD WITH NO EVENING UPDATES.

&&

.AVIATION...FOR THE 06Z PACKAGE...EXPECT VFR CONDITIONS WITH BREEZY
NORTHERLY SURFACE WINDS DEVELOPING OVER THE NEXT 24 HOURS. AVIATION
DISCUSSION NOT UPDATED FOR AMENDMENTS.

&&

.FGZ WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...NONE.

&&

$$

PUBLIC.........BOHLIN
AVIATION.......BOHLIN

FOR NORTHERN ARIZONA WEATHER INFORMATION VISIT
WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF




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