Scientific Forecaster Discussion
Area forecast discussion
National Weather Service Salt Lake City Utah
1019 PM MDT Wednesday Oct 22 2014
Synopsis...dry and mild southwest flow will develop Thursday and
persist through Saturday. The next Pacific cold front will arrive
Discussion...middle level ridging centered across the forecast area
this evening will shift east Thursday...allowing an increasing
mild southwesterly flow to spread across the forecast area through
the remainder of the week. This will maintain a dry airmass across
the region along with a warming trend through Friday. The next
shortwave trough to impact the region will cross northern Utah
late Saturday night through Sunday...bringing a chance for showers
to the northern half of Utah along with southwest Wyoming. Going
forecast looks in reasonable shape and no updates are planned.
Aviation...southerly winds with VFR conditions will continue at
kslc through the overnight hours.
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