Area Forecast Discussion
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
1157 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

.UPDATE...
FOR 06Z AVIATION.

&&

.DISCUSSION...

A FAIRLY STRONG COLD FRONT CONTINUES TO MOVE ACROSS THE CWA THIS
EVENING. THE UPPER TROUGH IS STILL HANGING BACK WELL TO OUR WEST
WITH ENOUGH LIFT FOR POST-FRONTAL SHOWERS. THIS ACTIVITY WILL
CONTINUE FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS AND SHOULD DIMINISH BY 12Z.

87/GRANTHAM


&&

.AVIATION...
06Z TAF DISCUSSION.

THE COLD FRONT HAS PUSHED TO NEAR KMGM. WIDESPREAD POST-FRONTAL
SHWRS WILL CONTINUE NORTH OF THE FRONT THRU 12Z. THE AIR MASS HAS
STABILIZED ENOUGH TO PRECLUDE ANY MORE TS DEVELOPMENT. RAINFALL
INTENSITY IS FAIRLY LIGHT WITH VSBYS MOSTLY ABOVE 6 MILES...SO
ONLY INCLUDED VCSH. CIGS WILL STAY IN THE MVFR RANGE THRU 12Z AND
THEN RISE FROM THE NW TO SE AS DRIER LOW LEVEL AIR ADVECTS
SOUTHWARD. CIGS SHOULD SCATTER BETWEEN 15-17Z FOR MOST LOCATIONS.

58/ROSE

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
GADSDEN     42  54  33  50  31 /  60  10  10  10  20
ANNISTON    44  56  33  51  31 /  70  10  10  10  20
BIRMINGHAM  42  56  35  52  34 /  60  10  10  10  20
TUSCALOOSA  43  59  38  55  37 /  60  10  10  20  20
CALERA      44  56  37  53  35 /  70  10  10  10  20
AUBURN      48  58  37  54  35 /  80  10  10  10  20
MONTGOMERY  49  61  39  60  38 /  90  10  10  10  20
TROY        49  61  39  59  39 /  80  10  10  10  10

&&

.BMX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
NONE.
&&

$$


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