436  
FXUS01 KWBC 260828  
PMDSPD  
 
SHORT RANGE FORECAST DISCUSSION...CORRECTION  
NWS WEATHER PREDICTION CENTER COLLEGE PARK MD  
427 AM EDT TUE MAR 26 2019  
 
CORRECTION TO REORDER PARAGRAPHS  
 
VALID 12Z TUE MAR 26 2019 - 12Z THU MAR 28 2019  
 
...ACTIVE WEATHER PATTERN ACROSS THE WEST AND RELATIVELY QUIET  
EAST OF THE ROCKIES...  
 
THE WEATHER PATTERN WILL BE IMPACTFUL ACROSS THE WESTERN THIRD OF  
THE NATION AS TWO SEPARATE FRONTAL BOUNDARIES PASS THROUGH. THE  
COLD FRONT CURRENTLY ACROSS THE INTERMOUNTAIN WEST IS EXPECTED TO  
PRODUCE PATCHY AREAS OF LIGHT RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW FROM NORTHERN  
CALIFORNIA TO THE NORTHERN ROCKIES. THE SECOND AND STRONGER  
SYSTEM ARRIVES IN CALIFORNIA BY WEDNESDAY MORNING AND SHOULD  
RESULT IN MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN FOR THE LOWER ELEVATIONS OF  
CENTRAL AND NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, AND HEAVY SNOW FOR THE SIERRA  
NEVADA AND SISKIYOU MOUNTAINS.  
 
MUCH OF THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN U.S. WILL BE RELATIVELY UNEVENTFUL  
WEATHERWISE THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THIS WEEK AS A LARGE SURFACE  
HIGH GOVERNS THE OVERALL WEATHER PATTERN. THE FRONT AND SURFACE  
LOW THAT PRODUCED THE WIDESPREAD RAINFALL ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST  
U.S. ON MONDAY HAS EXITED THE EAST COAST WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE  
FLORIDA PENINSULA, WHERE SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW STORMS ARE  
EXPECTED. THE NEXT CHANCE OF RAIN RETURNS TO THE MIDWEST AND  
GREAT LAKES REGION EARLY THURSDAY AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES THESE  
AREAS.  
 
D. HAMRICK  
 
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