207  
FXUS63 KEAX 310617  
AFDEAX  
 
AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO  
117 AM CDT SUN MAY 31 2020  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
ISSUED AT 256 PM CDT SAT MAY 30 2020  
 
AREA OF MID-LEVEL CLOUD COVER AND SCATTERED SHOWERS HAVE PERSISTED  
ACROSS NORTHERN MISSOURI FOR MUCH OF THE DAY, AND THIS GENERAL TREND  
SHOULD CONTINUE FOR THE NEXT 12-18 HOURS AS A WEAK SURFACE WARM  
FRONT LIFTS NORTH AND ISENTROPIC ASCENT REMAINS. INITIAL ACTIVITY  
THIS AFTERNOON MAY TEND TO WEAKEN BY EVENING, WITH RENEWED SHOWERS  
DEVELOPING AFTER MIDNIGHT TO SUNRISE SUNDAY. LITTLE INSTABILITY IS  
PROJECTED, SO OUTSIDE OF A RANDOM RUMBLE OF THUNDER, EXPECT A LIGHT  
SHOWER EVENT.  
 
UPPER LEVEL RIDGING BUILDS INTO THE CENTRAL CONUS MONDAY AND  
TUESDAY, WITH DRY WEATHER AND WARMING TEMPERATURES EXPECTED.  
AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WILL REACH THE MIDDLE 80S TO LOWER 90S - THE  
FIRST REAL TASTE OF SUMMER FOLLOWING A RELATIVELY COOL MAY. THIS  
WARM WEATHER IS EXPECTED TO PERSIST INTO THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK  
INTO NEXT WEEKEND. THE UPPER RIDGE FLATTENS SOME BY WEDNESDAY INTO  
THURSDAY, WITH A WEAK FRONT BECOMING STATIONARY NEAR THE MO/IA  
BORDER BY MID-WEEK. THERE ARE SIGNALS THAT PERIODIC CHANCES FOR  
THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE MID/LATE WEEK PERIOD WILL EXIST WITH SOME  
GLANCING UPPER ASCENT AND PROXIMITY OF THE SURFACE BOUNDARY, BUT  
SPATIAL AND TIMING PREDICTABILITY REMAIN LOW AT THIS TIME.  
 

 
   
AVIATION
 
(FOR THE 06Z TAFS THROUGH 06Z SUNDAY NIGHT)  
ISSUED AT 116 AM CDT SUN MAY 31 2020  
 
SOME LOW CLOUDS WILL MAKE THEIR WAY INTO THE TERMINALS OVERNIGH  
TONIGHT, BUT OVERALL EXPECT VFR CONDITIONS TO REMAIN THROUGHOUT  
THE ENTIRE FORECAST PERIOD.  
 

 
   
EAX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES
 
 
KS...NONE.  
MO...NONE.  

 
 

 
 
DISCUSSION...BLAIR  
AVIATION...KURTZ/LEIGHTON  
 
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