Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
510 AM MST Mon Jan 22 2018

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will bring a warming trend and dry
conditions to the area through Wednesday. A cold front will arrive
Thursday, with gusty winds and colder temperatures for Friday. High
pressure then returns for next weekend.

&&

.DISCUSSION...High pressure aloft will slowly build through
Wednesday. A weak cold front will crash the ridge late Thursday and
Friday, with the main impacts being gusty southwest winds and cooler
temperatures. High pressure rebuilds for next weekend. Little or no
QPF expected in the next 7 days.

&&

.AVIATION...For the 12Z package...VFR conditions over the next 24
hours under sct-bkn cirrus. Sfc winds N-NE 5-15 kt this afternoon.
Aviation discussion not updated for amendments.

&&

.FIRE WEATHER...Dry weather and warming daytime temperatures
through Tuesday. Afternoon ventilation poor to marginal each day
under strong inversions and light winds.

Wednesday through Friday..High pressure will bring dry conditions
and warmer temperatures on Wednesday. Expect variable high
cloudiness. On Thursday and Friday, a fast moving weather system
will bring gusty southwest winds along with a slight chance of
showers.

&&

.FGZ WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...NONE.

&&

$$

PUBLIC...Peterson
AVIATION...DL
FIRE WEATHER...DL


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