Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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FXUS63 KUNR 190349
AFDUNR

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION FOR WESTERN SD AND NORTHEASTERN WY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
949 PM MDT SAT OCT 18 2014

.SHORT TERM...THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT
ISSUED AT 240 PM MDT SAT OCT 18 2014

UPPER RIDGING CONTINUES ACROSS THE WRN TWO THIRDS OF THE CONUS WITH
VERY QUIET WEATHER OVER THE REGION. SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE HAS
SHIFTED INTO THE UPPER MIDWEST WITH BREEZY SLY RETURN FLOW OVER
THE WRN SD PLAINS. WARM AIR ADVECTION WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT WITH
LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO MID 40S. A SHORTWAVE NOW OVER THE NRN
ROCKIES WILL CROSS THE CWA TONIGHT BRINGING MID/HIGH CLOUDS. SKIES
WILL CLEAR OUT BY EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. MAX TEMPS WILL REACH THE
MID 60S TO MID 70S...WITH THE WARMER SPOTS OVER THE WRN SD PLAINS.

&&

.LONG TERM...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
ISSUED AT 240 PM MDT SAT OCT 18 2014

UPPER RIDGE WILL BE LOCATED ACROSS THE DAKOTAS ON MONDAY AS TROF
MOVES INTO THE WESTERN CONUS. UPPER TROF SLIDES THROUGH THE PLAINS
WEDNESDAY...WITH A SMALL CHANCE OF SHOWERS. RIDGE REBUILDS ACROSS
THE AREA FOR THE END OF THE WEEK. TEMPERATURES WILL BE WELL ABOVE
AVERAGE THROUGH THE WEEK. COOLEST DAY WILL BE WEDNESDAY WITH
CLOUDS/SHOWERS.

&&

.AVIATION...(FOR THE 06Z TAFS THROUGH 06Z SUNDAY NIGHT)
ISSUED AT 949 PM MDT SAT OCT 18 2014

VFR CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE FORECAST PERIOD.

&&

.UNR WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
SD...NONE.
WY...NONE.
&&

$$

SHORT TERM...13
LONG TERM...JOHNSON
AVIATION...BUNKERS



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