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National Weather Service Kansas City/Pleasant Hill MO
634 PM CDT Wed Jul 30 2014

Discussion...
issued at 214 PM CDT Wednesday Jul 30 2014

Not a lot going on for this fcst issuance as the incredibly
pleasant temperatures continue. Other than a few light showers
clipping southern Linn County this afternoon, the County Warning Area should remain
dry through much of the fcst period as northwest flow persists
associated with a deep low pressure over the lower Hudson Bay region.
The low will very slowly lift north allowing for rising heights and
warmer temperatures by the end of the weekend and into early next
week.

As the current ridge of high pressure over the western Continental U.S. Builds
east we should see temps return back to close to normal by Monday
with increasing humidity. The warm temps will not last too long as a
trough amplifies across the northern plains while the ridge
retrogrades west, allowing for a cold front to move through the County Warning Area.
At this time the GFS and ec depict increasing precip chances
beginning very late Tuesday but more so Wednesday afternoon and evening
associated with the cold frontal passage. Beyond the fcst period the
trough should continue to impact the County Warning Area with several days of below
normal temperatures to finish out next week. We shall see...

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Aviation...(for the 00z tafs through 00z Thursday evening)
issued at 630 PM CDT Wednesday Jul 30 2014

Area of rain over southern Kansas and MO will continue tracking east and
remain well south of the terminals. VFR conditions with weak high
pressure resulting in light winds veering from the northeast to east-
southeast.

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Eax watches/warnings/advisories...
Kansas...none.
MO...none.
&&

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Discussion...pietrycha
aviation...mj

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