Aviation Forecasts Discussions (AFD) INFO


    For McCarran...Gusty north winds will continue into the
    afternoon then begin decreasing in the late afternoon and evening.
    Wind speeds will generally be in the 12-25 kt range. Expect lighter
    winds on Friday before another front brings gusty northerly winds
    back to the terminal on Saturday.
    For the rest of southern Nevada, northwest Arizona and southeast
    California...Gusty north winds can be expected this morning with
    decreasing wind speeds through the afternoon. Winds will generally
    be in the 12-25 kt range through Thursday afternoon. The strongest
    winds will develop down the Colorado River Valley with gusts around
    40 kts. Some enhanced northerly winds are also possible over eastern
    Lincoln County where gusts may approach 30 mph. Other than a few
    high clouds, skies will remain mostly clear.