Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS65 KSLC 290325
AFDSLC

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
925 PM MDT TUE OCT 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING INTO THE REGION WILL BRING A
WARMING TREND THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK. THE NEXT PACIFIC STORM
SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO ARRIVE THIS WEEKEND.

&&

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD INTO THE
GREAT BASIN TONIGHT INTO TOMORROW...KEEPING A DRY AND STABLE AIRMASS
IN PLACE. A FEW HIGH CLOUDS ARE RIDING OVER THE TOP OF THE
RIDGE...SOME OF WHICH MAY SNEAK INTO FAR NORTHERN UTAH TONIGHT.
OTHERWISE...CLEAR TO MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES TONIGHT WILL ALLOW EXCELLENT
RADIATIVE COOLING. HOWEVER...SINCE THE AIRMASS IN GENERAL HAS WARMED
QUITE A BIT...OVERNIGHT MINS...THOUGH STILL COLD...ARE EXPECTED TO
BE A FEW DEGREES ABOVE WHAT THEY WERE LAST NIGHT.

A PERIOD OF QUITE WEATHER IS IN STORE FOR THE AREA THROUGH THURSDAY
WITH A CONTINUED WARMING TREND UNDER THE RIDGE. WINDS WILL INCREASE
ON FRIDAY AHEAD OF THE NEXT STORM SYSTEM DUE TO ARRIVE ON SATURDAY.

NO UPDATES THIS EVENING.

&&

.AVIATION...NO OPERATIONAL CONCERNS ARE EXPECTED AT THE SLC TERMINAL
THROUGH THE TAF PERIOD. SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING.

&&

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

$$

CHENG

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