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FXUS65 KSLC 280418  
AFDSLC  
 
AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT  
1018 PM MDT SAT MAY 27 2017  
   
SYNOPSIS
 
HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY BUILD ACROSS THE REGION  
THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND, RESULTING IN A  
WARMING TREND EXTENDING INTO THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.  
 

 
   
DISCUSSION
 
A RELATIVELY COOL NORTHERLY FLOW EXTENDS ACROSS THE  
EASTERN GREAT BASIN/INTERMOUNTAIN REGION THIS EVENING, DOWNSTREAM  
FROM A MID LEVEL RIDGE AXIS SITUATED ALONG THE WEST COAST.  
ISOLATED CONVECTION WHICH FIRED THIS AFTERNOON HAS DISSIPATED, AND  
UPDATED THE FORECAST TO REMOVE ANY MENTION OF SHOWERS. THIS RIDGE  
IS FORECAST TO SLOWLY BUILD EAST OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS,  
RESULTING IN A WARMING TREND THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE HOLIDAY  
WEEKEND.  
 

 
   
AVIATION
 
WEST-NORTHWESTERLY WINDS AT KSLC WILL RETURN TO  
SOUTHERLY BY 05Z. OTHERWISE VFR CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL THROUGH  
THE TAF PERIOD.  
 

 
   
SLC WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES
 
 
UT...FLOOD WATCH FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING FOR  
UTZ001-007.  
 
WY...NONE.  

 
 

 
 
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