FXUS65 KFGZ 222158

Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
258 PM MST Sat Sep 22 2018

.SYNOPSIS...Above normal daytime temperatures and mostly dry
weather are forecast through the weekend and into next week. A
weak trough passing to the north on Monday will bring breezy winds
and possibly a few light showers near the Four Corners. There is
also a slight chance of showers or thunderstorms starting Tuesday
in the White Mountains, with dry conditions elsewhere.


Warm and generally dry weather looks to keep on going for the
coming week. A passing trough may lead to slight chances for
showers near the Four Corners and White Mountains Monday with
lingering chances for the White Mountains during the following
days as well. Elsewhere, dry weather expected to persist. Daytime
temps will run a bit above normal.


.AVIATION...For the 00Z package...Look for VFR conditions over the
next 24 hours with SCT-BKN130-150 until around 02Z...and again after
18Z. South to southwest winds 5-10 kts with gusts to 15 kts will
diminish by 02Z and then develop again after 18Z Sunday. Aviation
discussion not updated for TAF amendments.


.FIRE WEATHER...Warm daytime temperatures will persist over northern
Arizona this weekend. An approaching weak disturbance north of the
region will bring breezy south to southwest winds Sunday and Monday
afternoons. There is a slight chance of showers over Apache County
on Monday.

.Tuesday through Thursday...Expect warm daytime conditions through
the period. Breezy southwest winds will continue Monday as the
disturbance passes to the north. Dry conditions will prevail for
most areas. The exception will be just a slight chance of showers
over southern Apache counties on Tuesday and Wednesday.






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