Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS65 KSLC 280329
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
929 PM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT WILL BRING MUCH COOLER TEMPERATURES TO
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL UTAH THROUGH THE FIRST PART OF THE WEEK.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL RETURN FOR THE LATTER HALF OF THE WEEK WITH
MOISTURE BEGINNING TO SEEP INTO SOUTHERN UTAH LATE IN THE WEEK
THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

&&

.DISCUSSION...THE SURFACE COLD FRONT WHICH SURGED THROUGH
NORTHERN UT THIS MORNING CURRENTLY STRETCHES FROM ROUGHLY GREEN
RIVER WESTWARD TO ROUGHLY BEAVER...AND WILL CONTINUE TO DRIFT
SOUTH OVERNIGHT. A MUCH COOLER AIRMASS HAS SPREAD INTO NORTHERN UT
BEHIND THIS BOUNDARY...AND AS WINDS DIMINISH OVERNIGHT MAY SEE A
FEW RECORD MIN TEMPS SET TUESDAY MORNING...WITH MAX TEMPS TUESDAY
AFTERNOON LIKELY REMAINING IN THE 70S ACROSS MOST NORTHERN
VALLEYS.

A MID LEVEL RIDGE CURRENTLY CENTERED ACROSS THE SOUTHERN PLAINS
IS FORECAST TO EXPAND WESTWARD DURING THE MIDWEEK PERIOD ALLOWING
FOR A QUICK WARMUP. MOISTURE IS FORECAST TO SLOWLY RETURN TO
SOUTHERN UT FOR THE LATTER HALF OF THE WEEK.

GOING FORECAST LOOKS IN GOOD SHAPE THIS EVENING AND NO UPDATES ARE
PLANNED.

&&

.AVIATION...VFR CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL AT KSLC THROUGH THE TAF
PERIOD. NORTHERLY WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO PREVAIL OVERNIGHT THROUGH
THE DAY TUESDAY...HOWEVER THERE IS A 40 PERCENT CHANCE WINDS
BECOME LIGHT AND VARIABLE OR SWITCH TO THE SOUTHEAST BETWEEN 11
AND 15Z.

&&

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

$$

SEAMAN

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