Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS65 KSLC 070346
AFDSLC

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
946 PM MDT SUN JUL 6 2014

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN IN PLACE ACROSS THE INTERIOR
WEST THIS WEEK. MOISTURE ACROSS SOUTHERN UTAH AND ARIZONA WILL
RETURN NORTH ACROSS THE ENTIRE FORECAST AREA DURING THE MIDDLE AND
LATTER PORTIONS OF THE WEEK.

&&

.DISCUSSION...A DEEPLY MOIST AIRMASS REMAINS IN PLACE ACROSS SWRN
UT SOUTH OF THE RIDGE AXIS THAT STRETCHES ACROSS NRN UT. AFTN AND
EVE CONVECTION ACROSS SWRN UT GENERATED HEAVY RAINS AND ISOLATED
FLASH FLOODING ACROSS PORTIONS OF KANE AND WASHINGTON COUNTIES.
THIS HAS MOVED OUT OF THE CWA AT THIS TIME AND ONLY EXPECT
ISOLATED ACTIVITY ACROSS THE SOUTH OVERNIGHT.

DRIER AIR IS SPREADING INTO THE CWA FROM THE NORTH AND NORTHEAST
AND SHOULD SERVE TO LIMIT CONVECTION TO THE DRIER HIGH BASED
VARIETY ACROSS MOST OF THE AREA TOMORROW WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE
FAR SOUTHWEST WHERE DEEP MOISTURE SHOULD REMAIN IN PLACE. EXPECT
LOCAL HEAVY RAIN FROM CONVECTION IN THE SOUTHWEST WITH THE
POTENTIAL FOR ANOTHER ROUND OF ISOLATED FLASH FLOODING.

EXPECT SIMILAR RESULTS TUE AS THE DISTRIBUTION OF MOISTURE
REMAINS PRETTY MUCH UNCHANGED. LATEST GUIDANCE STILL HAS THE RIDGE
SHIFTING EAST TUE NIGHT INTO WED WITH DEEP MOISTURE SPREADING
ACROSS THE WHOLE CWA AND REMAINING THRU FRI.

UPDATED EARLIER TO LOWER POPS ACROSS THE SOUTH FOR THE REST OF THE
EVE AND MADE MINOR CHANGES TO SKY AND WINDS. NO ADDITIONAL UPDATES
PLANNED.

&&

.AVIATION...VFR CONDITIONS UNDER GENERALLY CLEAR SKIES WILL
PREVAIL AT THE KSLC TERMINAL THROUGH THE VALID TAF PERIOD.
WINDS WILL BE SOUTHEASTERLY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

&&

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

$$

WILENSKY

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