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.AVIATION /01Z WEDNESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY/...
VFR CONDS PREVAIL AT THE TAF SITES WITH NO IMMEDIATE THREAT FROM 
CONVECTION. A COLD FRONT EXTENDED FROM QUEBEC ACROSS WESTERN 
PENNSYLVANIA AND EASTERN KENTUCKY TO NORTHERN ARKANSAS. THIS FRONT 
IS EXPECTED WEAKEN AS IT CROSSES THE APPALACHIANS AND REACHES 
SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING. 

CEILINGS ARE FORECAST TO RUN BETWEEN 5 AND 8 KFT AS THE FRONT 
CROSSES THE AREA. TSTMS ARE EXPECTED TO BE ISOLATED TO WIDELY 
SCATTERED AND DID NOT INCLUDE IN THE TAFS. SOUTHWEST WINDS OF AROUND 
10 KNOTS DIMINISH AS THE FRONT APPROACHES AND MOVES THROUGH. 

AS THE FRONT DISSIPATES NEAR THE VA/NC BORDER WEDNESDAY AFTN... 
SCATTERED CONVECTION IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP SRN PORTIONS. THIS MAY 
IMPACT ECG AND ORF IN THE AFTN AND EVENING. 

OUTLOOK...AFTERNOON AND EVENING TSTMS WILL BE PSBL THE NEXT SEVERAL 
DAYS. THE HIGHEST CHANCES WILL BE ON SUNDAY AS THE NEXT FRONTAL 
SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH. MVFR/IFR CONDITIONS WILL BE PSBL WITHIN A FEW 
HOURS OF SUNRISE.

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