Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FXUS63 KSGF 150434

Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Springfield MO
1134 PM CDT Thu Sep 14 2017

.SHORT TERM...(This evening through Friday)
Issued at 221 PM CDT Thu Sep 14 2017

Pressure gradient will gradually tighten up across the area as
the storm system moves further east into the Rockies and high
plains tonight and Friday. We should see a steady south wind
develop overnight with some gustiness developing by mid to late
morning on Friday. Highs on Friday will again rise into the mid to
upper 80s.

.LONG TERM...(Friday Night through Thursday)
Issued at 221 PM CDT Thu Sep 14 2017

The main energy with the storm system out west will lift
northeast, well north and west of the area, but we will eventually
see a cold front that tracks south towards the area late in the
weekend. Shower and thunderstorm chances will increase late
Saturday night into Sunday.

There will be periodic shower and thunderstorm chances continuing
through the remainder of the period as a series of shortwaves push
through the area. Highs will continue to be in the mid to upper
80s through the remainder of the long term period.


.AVIATION...(For the 18Z TAFS through 18Z Friday afternoon)
Issued at 1130 PM CDT Thu Sep 14 2017

Pilots can expect VFR conditions at area terminals tonight through
Friday. Surface high pressure will shift to the east while low pressure
develops over the plains. This will result in increasing
southerly winds with gusts near or over 20 kts possible by Friday




SHORT TERM...Lindenberg
LONG TERM...Lindenberg
AVIATION...Lindenberg is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.