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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1208 PM CDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.AVIATION...
580 HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED OVER OK TODAY. ANOTHER SURGE OF COOLER
DRIER AIR CONTINUES TO KEEP TERMINALS CLEAR WITH LIGHT NORTHERLY
FLOW. THIS COOL DRY AIRMASS WILL KEEP VFR CONDITIONS THROUGH THE
24 HOUR TAF FORECAST PERIOD. THERE COULD BE SOME LIGHT PATCHY
DURING THE EARLY MORNING BETWEEN 10Z AND 13Z MAINLY NEAR INLAND
BODIES OF WATER. IMPACT WILL BE MINIMAL TO NONE. A SEABREEZE WILL
MOVE THROUGH KGPT BETWEEN 18 AND 19Z AND WILL BRING TEMPORARY
LIGHT AND VARIABLE FLOW.

&&

.DECISION SUPPORT...
DSS CODE...GREEN.
DEPLOYED...NONE.
ACTIVATION...NONE.
ACTIVITIES...SLURRY SUPPORT.

DECISION SUPPORT SERVICES (DSS) CODE LEGEND
GREEN  = NO WEATHER IMPACTS THAT REQUIRE ACTION
BLUE   = LONG FUSED WATCH/WARNING/ADVISORY IN EFFECT OR HIGH
         VISIBILITY EVENT
YELLOW = HEIGHTENED IMPACTS WITH SHORT FUSED
         WATCH/WARNING/ADVISORY ISSUANCES; RADAR SUPPORT
ORANGE = HIGH IMPACTS - SLIGHT TO MODERATE RISK SEVERE; NEARBY
         TROPICAL EVENTS; HAZMAT OR OTHER LARGE EPISODES
RED    = FULL ENGAGEMENT FOR MODERATE TO HIGH RISK SVR
         AND/OR DIRECT TROPICAL THREATS; EVENTS OF NATIONAL
         SIGNIFICANCE.

&&

$$

KEG





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