Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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FXUS65 KFGZ 220359

Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
900 PM MST Sat Apr 21 2018

.SYNOPSIS...Warmer temperatures, lighter winds, and mostly dry
conditions can be expected through at least the middle of next


.DISCUSSION...A weak upper low southwest of San Diego will drift
across northern Mexico tomorrow, bringing some mid and high level
clouds to the area. Any chances for precipitation will be slim at
best, with a sprinkle or two possible over the highest terrain of
the White Mtns.

Otherwise, above normal hghts and southwest to westerly flow aloft
will bring a series of dry and warm conditions to our area into next
week. No updates needed tonight.


.AVIATION...For the 06Z package...Expect VFR conditions across
northern Arizona for the next 24 hrs. Generally light and variable
winds overnight, with light and mostly southwest winds during the
daylight hours on Sunday. Aviation discussion not updated for TAF


.FIRE WEATHER...Warmer than normal temperatures will develop
Sunday and Monday, with predominantly southwest winds.

Tuesday through Thursday...Warm and dry conditions are expected
through mid-week, with typical spring afternoon breezes. A slight
chance of thunderstorms may be possible Wednesday and Thursday over
the White Mountains.






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