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Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
440 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

.SYNOPSIS...
Issued at 420 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

High pressure over the area will keep conditions dry and skies
mainly clear through Friday. Temperatures will increasingly
become unseasonably warm through the holiday weekend, with highs
in the lower to middle 80s today, warming into the upper 80s to
around 90 this weekend. There is a small chance for primarily
afternoon and evening showers and storms Saturday and Sunday.

&&

.SHORT TERM...(Today and Tonight)
Issued at 4204 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

Ridge surface/aloft to provide tranquil/increasingly warm airmass
across the southern portion of the Upper Great Lakes into the
first part of the holiday weekend.

&&

.LONG TERM...(Friday through Wednesday)
Issued at 424 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

With weak boundary sagging southward into increasingly rich
theta-e low levels, continue to highlight low convective chances
through much of the holiday weekend, largely tied to diurnal
heat/instability cycle. Building heights through CWA, along
northern extent of rexed tropical remnants. Not until midweek
should northern extent of deep layer moisture associated with
system reach into southern/southeastern CWA with glancing effects,
prior to eastward shunt amid increasingly dominant northern
stream westerlies.

&&

.AVIATION...(For the 06Z TAFS through 06Z Thursday Night)
Issued at 1227 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

High pressure over the region will be accompanied by light winds
and VFR conditions.

&&

.IWX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
IN...NONE.
MI...NONE.
OH...NONE.
LM...NONE.
&&

$$

SYNOPSIS...Murphy
SHORT TERM...Murphy
LONG TERM...Murphy
AVIATION...Skipper


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