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Area Forecast Discussion

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FXUS62 KJAX 261535
AFDJAX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
1035 AM EST THU FEB 26 2015

.UPDATE...
THE LINE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WHICH AFFECTED THE AREA LAST
NIGHT HAS NOW PUSHED SOUTH OF THE AREA ALONG THE COLD FRONT WHICH
IS NOW LOCATED ACROSS THE I-4 CORRIDOR IN CENTRAL FLORIDA. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ITS WAKE WHERE WINDS HAVE SHIFTED TO THE
NORTHWEST AND WILL CONTINUE TO DECREASE FROM NORTH TO SOUTH INTO
THE 5 TO 10 MPH RANGE BY THIS AFTERNOON. TEMPERATURES HAVE
CONTINUED TO DROP AFTER SUNRISE THIS MORNING AS COLD AIR ADVECTS
INTO THE AREA AND WILL PLATEAU BEFORE A FEW BREAKS IN THE CLOUD
COVER ALLOW TEMPERATURES TO BEGIN TO RISE LATE THIS MORNING INTO
THE AFTERNOON. TEMPS WILL MAX OUT IN THE 50S ACROSS SE GA AND NEAR
THE FL/GA BORDER WITH 60S EXPECTED FOR THE REMAINDER OF
NORTHEASTERN FL.


&&

.AVIATION...PERSISTENT MVFR CLOUDS WILL CONTINUE INTO THE
AFTERNOON WITH INTERMITTENT PERIODS OF IFR CIGS POSSIBLE AT THE
DUVAL TERMINALS. A FEW BREAKS IN THE LOW CLOUD COVER ARE EXPECTED
THIS AFTERNOON WHICH MAY BE ENOUGH TO GET VFR CONDITIONS AT ALL
SITES WITH CIGS BETWEEN 3000-3500 FT. WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO
DECREASE THROUGHOUT THE MORNING...REMAINING NEAR 10 MPH THROUGHOUT
THE DAY.


&&

.MARINE...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED FOR THE OFFSHORE WATERS
AS SEAS AND WINDS HAVE QUICKLY DECREASED AND SHIFTED TO THE
NORTHWEST IN THE WAKE OF THE EXITING COLD FRONT. SCEC CONDITIONS
WILL CONTINUE FOR THE OFFSHORE INTO THIS EVENING WITH WINDS
BETWEEN 15 TO 20 KNOTS.

RIP CURRENTS: LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY.


&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMG  53  38  59  39 /  10   0   0   0
SSI  55  43  54  45 /  10   0   0  10
JAX  60  43  58  44 /  20   0   0  10
SGJ  63  47  57  51 /  40   0   0  20
GNV  65  44  63  46 /  20   0   0  10
OCF  66  46  65  49 /  20  10   0  10

&&

.JAX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
FL...NONE.
GA...NONE.
AM...NONE.
&&

$$

SHASHY/GUILLET/WALKER



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