Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS64 KLZK 171946
AFDLZK

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
245 PM CDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.SHORT TERM...TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT

CDFNT/INITIAL WIND SHIFT WAS SITUATED ACRS CNTRL AR AT MID AFTN.
TEMPS WERE WARMING AHEAD OF THE BNDRY WITH MOST LOCATIONS WITHIN A
FEW DEGREES OF 80F. THE LEADING EDGE OF THE COOLER AIRMASS WAS
STARTING TO FILTER INTO NRN AR ATTM.

THE AFOREMENTIONED CDFNT WL CONT TO DROP SWD THRU THE REST OF THE FA
INTO THIS EVENING. WL SEE A FEW CLOUDS BEHIND THE FNT WITH COOLER
AIR TO FOLLOW FOR THE WEEKEND. HIGH PRES RDG WL SETTLE OVR THE MID
SOUTH WITH DRY CONDS PREVAILING.

THE HIGH WL BEGIN TO WEAKEN A BIT LATE IN THE WEEKEND...ALLOWING
RETURN FLOW TO COMMENCE ACRS THE FA. CLOUDS WL START TO INCRS FM THE
NW HEADING INTO MON AS A NEW CDFNT APCHS FM THE PLAINS. CANNOT RULE
OUT A STRAY SHOWER WITH ACRS NRN AR ON MON...SO OPTED TO INCLUDE A
SLGT CHC POP. DRIER AND COOLER CONDS WL FOLLOW HEADING INTO THE LONG
TERM.
&&

.LONG TERM...TUESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

HIGH PRESSURE WILL DOMINATE THE ARKANSAS WEATHER THROUGH THIS
PERIOD. THUS...SKIES WILL BE MOSTLY CLEAR AND WINDS WILL BE RATHER
LIGHT. TEMPERATURES WILL NOT BE TOO FAR FROM SEASONAL NORMALS. WITH
DRY AIR IN PLACE...DIURNAL RANGES WILL BE FAIRLY LARGE.
&&

.LZK WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...NONE.
&&

$$

SHORT TERM...44 / LONG TERM...28










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