Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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AFDICT

Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Wichita KS
623 PM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.SHORT TERM...(This evening through Wednesday night)
Issued at 322 PM CDT Sun Sep 25 2016

The rain is slowly moving out of the CWA this afternoon.  Eastern
areas of the CWA will see the rain come to an end by the late
afternoon. Slow clearing is expected with CAA and dry air advecting
into the area.  Clear skies tonight and light winds will allow for
some isolated ground fog in some areas but otherwise, cooler and
drier conditions will prevail.  Tuesday and Wednesday look to be
stellar days with high temperatures near normal. Wednesday, the
winds will shift back to the North as a powerful cutoff low pressure
system in the Great Lakes region will be retrograde a little.  This
will promote some CAA and some scattered clouds to creep back into
the area.  Trimmed the highs for Wednesday some and the Wednesday
night lows a little to compensate.

.LONG TERM...(Thursday through Sunday)
Issued at 322 PM CDT Sun Sep 25 2016

Thursday through Sunday look seasonable with temperatures near
normal. In other words, a beautiful autumn week. Chances for rain
will be minimal for the most part. Saturday looks to have best
chance for some isolated shower or thunderstorm activity as winds
turn back to the South. This will allow the moisture to kick back
up a little providing the fuel needed for the precipitation. At
this time the trigger looks weak for the CWA with a better chance
to the West. The model is slowing the next system down with each
successive run so removed POPs from Friday and left them for as is
for Saturday and Sunday.

&&

.AVIATION...(For the 00Z TAFS through 00Z Monday evening)
Issued at 622 PM CDT Sun Sep 25 2016

VFR conditions forecast at all sites throughout period except at
KCNU where MVFR ceilings may linger the first hour or two of the
forecast. High pressure will continue to build into the area
resulting in decreasing clouds and winds. - Howerton


&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
Wichita-KICT    47  72  47  78 /  10   0   0   0
Hutchinson      46  73  46  78 /   0   0   0   0
Newton          47  71  47  78 /   0   0   0   0
ElDorado        47  71  47  77 /   0   0   0   0
Winfield-KWLD   49  72  47  77 /  10   0   0   0
Russell         42  73  46  80 /   0   0   0   0
Great Bend      43  73  46  80 /   0   0   0   0
Salina          45  72  47  78 /   0   0   0   0
McPherson       46  72  47  78 /   0   0   0   0
Coffeyville     54  72  46  77 /  10   0   0   0
Chanute         51  71  47  77 /  10   0   0   0
Iola            50  71  47  77 /  10   0   0   0
Parsons-KPPF    52  72  46  77 /  10   0   0   0

&&

.ICT Watches/Warnings/Advisories...
None.
&&

$$

SHORT TERM...ELM
LONG TERM...ELM
AVIATION...ADK


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