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Area Forecast Discussion

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FXUS62 KJAX 241531
AFDJAX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
1031 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

.UPDATE...COLD FRONT CURRENTLY PUSHING THROUGH THE FORECAST AREA.
SHARP PRESSURE RISES BEHIND IT RESULTING IN A STRONG SURGE OF
WEST WINDS. HAVE HAD BRIEF GUSTS AS HIGH AS 35 TO 40 MPH WITH
INTIAL SURGE...MOST WIND SPEEDS ARE 20 TO 30 MPH WHICH WILL LEVEL
OFF THIS AFTERNOON. CLEARING LINE ACROSS FL PANHANDLE WILL MOVE
INTO REGION 19Z-21Z THIS AFTERNOON. TEMPS HAVE FALLEN INTO THE
50S THIS MORNING DUE TO COLD AIR ADVECTION...WILL RISE INTO THE
UPPER 50S TO LOWER 60S MOST AREAS BY LATER THIS AFTERNOON AS
SKIES BECOME MOSTLY SUNNY.

&&

.AVIATION...PREVAILING MVFR CIGS TIL AROUND 19Z...BECOMING VFR
AS SKIES CLEAR THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTY WNW WINDS WILL LEVEL OFF
BY EARLY THIS EVE (00Z).

&&

.MARINE...WINDS WILL BRIEFLY INCREASE AS STRONG SURGE BEHIND
COLD FRONT MOVES OFFSHORE. WILL KEEP CURRENT GALE WARNING GOING
OFFSHORE AND SCA NEAR SHORE. WILL PROBABLY DOWNGRADE TO SCA
OFFSHORE IN NEXT PACKAGE.

RIP CURRENTS: LOW RISK.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMG  58  33  63  42 /  20   0   0  10
SSI  60  39  58  45 /  30   0   0  10
JAX  62  35  63  44 /  20   0   0  10
SGJ  64  38  60  47 /  40   0   0  10
GNV  62  35  64  45 /  20   0   0  10
OCF  63  36  65  47 /  20   0   0  10

&&

.JAX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
FL...NONE.
GA...NONE.
AM...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT EST
     TONIGHT FOR WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA
     BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO
     ST. AUGUSTINE FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE
     TO FLAGLER BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM.

     GALE WARNING UNTIL 3 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON FOR WATERS FROM
     ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
     WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL FROM 20 TO
     60 NM-WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL FROM 20
     TO 60 NM.

     SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY UNTIL 3 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON FOR COASTAL
     WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
     COASTAL WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL
     OUT 20 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER
     BEACH FL OUT 20 NM.

&&

$$

PETERSON/ENYEDI/WALKER



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