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Area forecast discussion...updated aviation 
National Weather Service St Louis MO
659 PM CDT Friday Jul 3 2015

Short term: (through late tonight)
issued at 251 PM CDT Friday Jul 3 2015

Frontal boundary remains stalled south of forecast area late this
afternoon. Scattered showers and a few thunderstorms have
developed over southern Missouri and southern Illinois this
afternoon. They should diminish by sunset. Otherwise, skies to
become clear to partly cloudy with lows in the low to middle 60s.


Long term: (saturday through next friday)
issued at 251 PM CDT Friday Jul 3 2015

Holiday weekend to be dry for the most part though next system to
approach region by Sunday, so could see some isolated showers and
thunderstorms over central MO by Sunday afternoon/evening.
Otherwise, temperatures in the low to middle 80s on Independence day
and in the middle to upper 80s by Sunday.

As next weather system moves in on Monday, will see precipitation
chances increasing. The best chances of rain will be Monday night
and Tuesday, but could see rain most days next week as we remain in
an active weather pattern as this front stalls out over region. Do
not need anymore rain after record rainfall in June and flooding on
the rivers still ongoing. Highs will be in the 80s Monday, briefly
cooling off into the 70s on Tuesday and Wednesday due to cloud cover
and rainfall, then warm back up into the 80s Thursday and Friday.



Aviation: (for the 00z tafs through 00z Saturday evening)
issued at 654 PM CDT Friday Jul 3 2015

VFR flight conditions and light north-northeast flow are expected
to prevail this evening and most likely for most of the overnight
hours. Think there will be some MVFR fog in river valleys and
other low lying areas before sunrise. Fog should dissipate quickly
Saturday morning and VFR conditions with light and variable winds
will prevail on Saturday.

Specifics for kstl:

Expect VFR flight conditions through tonight with light north-
northeast flow. There is a chance there could be some light fog
toward daybreak Saturday, but am not confident enough yet to put
this in the taf. VFR conditions are expected to continue on



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