Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS65 KSLC 240356
AFDSLC

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
956 PM MDT WED APR 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH
THURSDAY. THE NEXT PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO CROSS THE
AREA LATER FRIDAY INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

&&

.DISCUSSION...DRY AND STABLE CONDITIONS THIS EVENING AS SHORTWAVE
RIDGE ADVANCES INTO THE GREAT BASIN. WARM ADVECTION WILL STRENGTHEN
TONIGHT...WITH CLOUDS INCREASING INTO MAINLY NORTHERN UTAH LATE
TONIGHT. A WEAK DISTURBANCE EJECTING NORTH OF THE AREA COULD BRING
SOME LIGHT PRECIPITATION TO THE FAR NORTH TOMORROW...OTHERWISE THE
NEXT STORM SYSTEM IS ON TRACK TO IMPACT THE AREA OVER THE WEEKEND
WITH INCREASING WINDS ON FRIDAY AND WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION FOR
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY.

UPDATED THE FORECAST TO DECREASE OVERNIGHT SKY COVER FOR MUCH OF THE
FORECAST AREA.

&&

.AVIATION...THE SLC TERMINAL WILL CONTINUE TO SEE VFR CONDITIONS
THROUGH TONIGHT. SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING BEFORE SWITCHING TO THE NORTHWEST.

&&

&&

.SLC WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
UT...NONE.
WY...NONE.
&&

$$

CHENG

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