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FXUS65 KSLC 241514

Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
914 AM MDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS...Strengthening high pressure aloft across the region
will generate very warm and generally dry conditions across most
of Utah throughout the upcoming week. A little moisture will
linger across the far south Monday through Tuesday.


.DISCUSSION...Another weak short wave passing to our north is
maintaining the very dry airmass across much of the CWA this
morning with a little moisture lingering over the far southern and
eastern CWA. A little jet support ahead of this short wave set
off isolated early morning convection over the nern CWA than has
now moved out of the area. There are also a couple of small
returns across srn Kane county along the moisture gradient there.

A surface trof lays across srn Ut and expect isolated terrain
based convection again over the srn mtns today along the nrn
fringes of this moisture in the vicinity of this boundary.

Temps today will remain warm across the south and start to warm
back up across the north.

The moisture is forecast to shift north Mon as a weak trof deepens
along the west coast and the flow backs to swly over our CWA.
This is not expected to be a deep surge altho isolated pockets of
brief heavy rain could develop over the far south. The high to our
southeast starts to elongate wwd on Tue shutting off the moisture
feed but expect another round of isolated convection across the
south in the moisture that is in place.

The north stays dry Mon thru Tue with a warming airmass sending
temps to 100 or a little higher along the Wasatch Front.

No updates planned at this time.


.AVIATION...Light and variable winds at the SLC terminal are
expected to become northwest by 16-17Z. Northwest winds will
prevail through about 03-04Z this evening before shifting back to


.SLC Watches/Warnings/Advisories...



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