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Severe Storms; Fire Danger; and Strong Pacific Storms

More strong storms on tap for the Pacific Northwest this weekend. Heavy rains could produce flooding and mudslides. Saturday, a cold front moving into the central U.S. will bring potential for severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes; and localized flooding potential. Dry winds in southwestern California will keep fire weather threats high. Read More >

Daily Weather Briefing
Prepared: 10/21/2017 6:05 AM by: RW valid for 9 hours
High pressure will continue to dominate the airspace. Expect VFR conditions under SCT/BKN cirrus clouds after patchy LIFR/MVFR fog burns off by 14-15z. Surface winds will be mainly northeast to southeast at 3-10kts and frequently calm. Flight Hazards: MOD turbulence between FL300-410 over TN and N AL until 15z.

Altimeters will remain above 29.92ins. CIGS/VIS at/below 050/5SM are expected in ZTL Areas 1/2/5/6 until 13-14z and in Areas 3/4/7 until 14-15z. Restricted Area Convection: R2102... None. R3002...None. R3004... None.

FTUS80 KATL 210957 AAA
KATL 210955Z 2110/2212 09004KT P6SM BKN250
     FM211500 11008KT P6SM SCT250
     FM220300 10005KT P6SM SCT250


        Go to KATL TAF TDA                Go to KCLT TAF TDA
        Go to KATL TAF TDA                 Go to KCLT TAF TDA
FTUS80 KCLT 210854 AAA
KCLT 210851Z 2109/2206 00000KT P6SM SKC
      TEMPO 2109/2112 5SM BR
     FM211700 12004KT P6SM FEW250
     FM212000 15004KT P6SM SCT250

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