NWS Raleigh Aviation Forecast Discussion
(complete Forecast Discussion)

.AVIATION /00Z THURSDAY THROUGH MONDAY/... 
AS OF 700 PM WEDNESDAY...

24-HR TAF PERIOD: VFR CONDITIONS HAVE RETURNED TO THE MAJORITY OF 
CENTRAL NC AS OF 00Z THIS EVENING. HOWEVER...A POTENT UPPER LEVEL 
DISTURBANCE AND ASSOCIATED SFC LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL RAPIDLY 
APPROACH FROM THE WEST THIS EVENING...PROGRESSING EAST ACROSS 
NORTHERN NC AND SOUTHERN VA OVERNIGHT/EARLY THU MORNING. A PERIOD OF 
SHOWERS AND MVFR/IFR CEILINGS CAN BE EXPECTED BETWEEN 06-12Z THU AT 
THE INT/GSO TERMINALS. THOUGH PRECIPITATION WILL BE LESS LIKELY AT 
THE RDU/RWI TERMINALS...MVFR/IFR CEILINGS ARE EXPECTED BETWEEN 09-
15Z THU. FURTHER SOUTH OF THE APPROACHING DISTURBANCE AT THE FAY 
TERMINAL...VFR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO PREVAIL. CALM OR LIGHT/ 
VARIABLE WINDS AT ALL TERMINALS OVERNIGHT WILL BECOME WNW/NW AT 10-
15 KT BETWEEN 15-18Z THU AS THE DISTURBANCE MOVES OFFSHORE AND HIGH 
PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE REGION FROM THE WEST.

LOOKING AHEAD: VFR CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL THU AFTERNOON THROUGH SAT 
NIGHT AS DRY HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES OVER THE REGION. EXPECT AN 
INCREASING POTENTIAL FOR ADVERSE AVIATION CONDITIONS SUN NIGHT 
THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK AS HIGH PRESSURE MOVES OFFSHORE AND THE NEXT 
IN A SERIES OF UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES APPROACHES THE REGION FROM 
THE WEST. -VINCENT

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