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FXUS65 KSLC 270316

Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
916 PM MDT THU MAY 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS...Several weak disturbances will cross the region
through the first part of next week.


.DISCUSSION...Upper level low continues to pull away from the
region this evening. Showers and a few thunderstorms are expected
to persist for the next few hours...primarily along the Wasatch
crest and eastward and also across southwestern Utah. Any
remaining showers and thunderstorms should quickly diminish after
9 PM with the loss of daytime heating.

Another round of afternoon/evening convection is expected
Friday...though coverage is expected to be less than today with
weaker forcing/instability.

Updated to adjust pops toward current trends...and to increase
cloud cover across eastern Utah. Otherwise...current forecast is
on track and no additional updates are anticipated.


.AVIATION...Southerly winds will continue through the overnight
hours at the SLC Terminal. There is a 10 percent chance of a
shower or thunderstorm impacting the terminal through 05Z with
gusty erratic winds and lightning.


.SLC Watches/Warnings/Advisories...



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