Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Riverton WY
138 PM MDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.Short Term...Tonight Through Sunday

Areas of rain...with snow above 8500 feet will diminish through
the night with partial clearing from west to east. With clearing
areas of valley fog along rivers and lakes is expected lasting
through the morning. Clearing will be more complete through
sunday afternoon with warming.

.Long Term...Sunday night Through Saturday

Some valley fog is expected to form along rivers and lakes Sunday
night and Monday morning. Clearing will continue with warming on
Monday. High pressure will bring warming with mostly clear
conditions through Wednesday. Some mid and upper level moisture
will move north from the great basin bringing a chance of mountain
showers to the west Wednesday night.  More moisture will move up
across the west Thursday with morning showers and afternoon and
evening thunderstorms expected with continued warming. The threat
of showers and thunderstorms will increase from west to east
Friday and saturday with generally mild temperatures.

&&

.Aviation.../00Z Issuance/

Pesky upper low will continue moving away to the north and east
this evening. Any leftover rain and snow should end around midnight
with ceilings lifting from west to east. Mountains East of the Divide
may remain obscured for a time this evening however. Wind across the
west should end in the evening as winds decouple. With clearing
tonight, fog is possible in areas that saw the heaviest rain. VFR
conditions are expected on Sunday after any morning fog dissipates
as high pressure builds over the region.

&&

.Fire Weather...

Areas of rain...with snow above 8500 feet will diminish through
the night with partial clearing from west to east. With clearing
areas of valley fog along rivers and lakes is expected lasting
through the morning. Clearing will be more complete through
sunday afternoon with warming. Some valley fog is expected to form
along rivers and lakes Sunday night and Monday morning. clearing
will continue with warming on Monday.

&&

.RIW Watches/Warnings/Advisories...
Winter Weather Advisory until 6 PM MDT this evening for WYZ008-
009.

&&

$$

SHORT TERM...C.Baker
LONG TERM...C.Baker
AVIATION...Hattings
FIRE WEATHER...C.Baker



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