360  
FXUS65 KPIH 151958  
AFDPIH  
 
AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID  
158 PM MDT MON OCT 15 2018  
   
SHORT TERM
 
TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY. UPPER RIDGE REMAINS IN  
PLACE THROUGH THE ENTIRETY OF THE SHORT TERM. PASSING HIGH CLOUDS  
THIS AFTERNOON LOOK TO BE THE ONLY STAIN ON THE FORECAST.  
TEMPERATURES GRADUALLY MODERATE BACK TO WARMER THAN NORMAL LEVELS  
BY MID WEEK, WITH OVERNIGHT TEMPERATURES REMAINING NEAR NORMAL. NO  
OTHER IMPACTS ARE EXPECTED. DMH  
   
LONG TERM
 
THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH NEXT MONDAY. UPPER RIDGING WILL  
HOLD THROUGH THE WEEKEND. BOTH GFS AND ECMWF SHOW THE RIDGE  
WEAKENING AND SHIFTING TO THE EAST STARTING ON SUNDAY WHILE AN UPPER  
LOW LINGERS OVER CALIFORNIA. BOTH MODELS KICK THE UPPER LOW ACROSS  
THE GREAT BASIN AS A DEEP UPSTREAM TROUGH APPROACHES THE COAST, AND  
BEGIN TO ADVANCE PRECIP INTO IDAHO BY TUESDAY MORNING. TEMPERATURES  
SHOULD BE IN THE 60S THROUGH MONDAY. HINSBERGER  
 

 
   
AVIATION
 
UPPER RIDGING WILL CONTINUE TO BRING VFR CONDITIONS WITH  
LIGHT WINDS AT ALL SITES. HINSBERGER  
 

 
   
PIH WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES
 
 
NONE.  

 
 

 
 
CLICK HERE TO GO TO PREVIOUS BULLETINS.

The Nexlab ID Page Main Text Page