Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS65 KSLC 241725
AFDSLC

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
1025 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL EXIT UTAH BY THIS
EVENING. THE NEXT SYSTEM TO IMPACT THE REGION WILL REACH NORTHERN
UTAH TUESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION MIDWEEK.


&&

.DISCUSSION...TRAILING SHORTWAVE TRACKING RAPIDLY SOUTHEAST OVER
THE EAST SIDE OF UTAH THIS MORNING. SNOW WAS LIMITED IN VALLEY
LOCATIONS BUT FAIRLY WIDESPREAD OVER THE MOUNTAINS AND MOUNTAIN
VALLEYS OF NORTHERN UTAH. HOWEVER...RADAR INDICATES THINGS ARE
BEGINNING TO WIND DOWN. UPDATED THE FORECAST EARLIER TO TRIM POPS
BASED ON CURRENT TRENDS AND TO CANCEL THE WINTER WEATHER
HIGHLIGHTS FOR THE CACHE VALLEY AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING AS PRECIP
HAS ALREADY ENDED THERE. NO ADDITIONAL UPDATES PLANNED THIS
MORNING.

HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED OVER THE PACIFIC WILL KEEP THE FORECAST
AREA UNDER A N/NW FLOW REGIME OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS. DEEPER
MOISTURE MOVES BACK INTO THE AREA TOMORROW...ALLOWING FOR WHAT
COULD BE A SIGNIFICANT WARM ADVECTION PRECIP EVENT FOR NORTHERN
UTAH DURING THE DAY. PRECIP TAPERS OFF TUESDAY NIGHT/WEDNESDAY
MORNING AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS THROUGH FRIDAY.

&&

.AVIATION...OCCASIONAL CEILINGS NEAR 5500 FEET OR SO WILL BE
POSSIBLE AT THE SLC TERMINAL THROUGH 19Z. OTHERWISE...CLEARING SKIES
AND NORTHERLY WINDS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. WINDS ARE
EXPECTED TO SHIFT TO THE SOUTH BETWEEN 01-02Z THIS EVENING.

&&

.SLC WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
UT...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS AFTERNOON FOR UTZ006-
     010.

     WINTER STORM WARNING UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS AFTERNOON FOR
     UTZ007>009.

WY...NONE.
&&

$$

PUBLIC...TRAPHAGAN
AVIATION...KRUSE

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