Marine Weather and Tides
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|Sunrise 6:30AM||Sunset 8:24PM||Wednesday August 12, 2020 7:15 PM EDT (23:15 UTC)||Moonrise 12:00AM||Moonset 2:06PM||Illumination 34%|
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Area Discussion for - Pittsburgh, PA  (on/off)  Help NOTE: mouseover dotted underlined text for definition
FXUS61 KPBZ 122126 AFDPBZ
Area Forecast Discussion National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA 526 PM EDT Wed Aug 12 2020
SYNOPSIS. Warm, humid weather will continue through the week, with a daily chance for afternoon showers and thunderstorms, mainly south of Pittsburgh.
NEAR TERM /UNTIL 6 AM THURSDAY MORNING/. Radar shows a few showers/storms have initiated in the high terrain in the Allegheny Mountains of Tucker, Preston, and Garrett counties and in near vicinity of a quasi-stationary frontal boundary. Mesoanalysis shows MLCAPE in the vicinity of 1000 J/kg due to diurnal destabilization of the warm, moist boundary layer underneath modest mid-level lapse rates. With lack of deep-layer shear, pulse- storm mode should be maintained through dusk. Given lack of storm coverage, especially over the lower elevations, have reduced POPs across the southeast CWA. Storms will diminish later this evening with the loss of heating.
SHORT TERM /6 AM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT/. A similar forecast will continue through Friday as the quasi- stationary front meanders over the mid-Atlantic region. Persistent, weak shortwave troughing will result in daily, diurnally-supported convection with low-level moisture near the aforementioned boundary.
Above average temperature can be expected for the period.
LONG TERM /SATURDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY/. Showers/storms will become more likely and widespread this weekend as an upper low lifts out of the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley Friday into Saturday. Seasonable temperatures are expected this weekend. Frontal passage is progged on Monday, with high pressure and drier/cooler weather building into the region by Tuesday.
AVIATION /22Z WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY/. VFR will remain at all terminals overnight, with sufficient cloud cover overnight to prevent the development of widespread fog Thursday morning. Brief restrictions will be possible if isolated showers and thunderstorms develop near any terminals Thursday afternoon.
Outlook. Restrictions will be possible as widespread precipitation is likely for the weekend.
PBZ WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES. MD . None. OH . None. PA . None. WV . None.
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|Wheeling, Wheeling Ohio County Airport, WV||24 mi||23 min||N 7||10.00 mi||Fair||84°F||64°F||53%||1017 hPa|
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