Weather Observations for April 21, 2015; taken at 06:00 Hours.
2180 meters +2, Winds were 20-25 KPH from the SSW
1835 meters +5, Winds were 15-25 KPH from the S
1650 meters +4, No new snow, Base 179 cm, relative humidity is 70 %
660 meters +4, Valley Temp, Max Temp Yesterday was +22.5. Trace of precip recorded on Monday.
For the forecast, cool marine air and cloud will slowly move onshore this morning in a West Northwest flow aloft, with an upper trough and cold front arriving later in the day. The freezing level will begin to descend to around 1800 meters this evening in a Southwesterly flow aloft. Wednesday will be mostly cloudy with some intermittent light rain and the FL rising to 1800 meters and dropping to 1200 meters by the evening. Another frontal band will arrive for Thursday with mostly cloudy skies and the possibility of some light precipitation, with a cooler day (FL 1600 - 1000 meters). Could see a break in the flow Thursday evening into Friday morning with unsettled conditions. Another weak frontal band will push through on Friday afternoon with the chance of some very light precipitation and a FL ranging from a high of 1600 metes to a low of 1200 meters. At this time Saturday morning is looking unsettled with a more active frontal band moving in for the evening. Guesstimates 3-5 cm of snow by Wednesday morning above 1700 meters.
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