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Area Forecast Discussion

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FXUS62 KJAX 150055
AFDJAX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
855 PM EDT MON APR 14 2014

.UPDATE...
ISOLATED/WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS ARE PERSISTING ALONG COASTAL NE
FL STRETCHING INLAND ACROSS SE GA. WITH THE MOIST LAYER STILL
SHALLOW...THINK ACTIVITY WILL DIMINISH IN THE NEXT HOUR OR SO.
AFTER THAT...PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES WILL PREVAIL FOR MOST AREAS WITH
THE FRONTAL BOUNDARY STILL ACROSS THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY.
INITIAL PRE-FRONTAL ACTIVITY MAY CLIP INTERIOR SE GA LATE IN THE
OVERNIGHT. WITH CLOUDS AND WARM AIR SURGING...LOWS TNGT OF 65 TO
70 WILL PREVAIL.

&&

.AVIATION...
VFR CONDITIONS THIS EVENING...WILL GIVE WAY TO MVFR OVERNIGHT...AS
A COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NORTHWEST. WINDS WILL INCREASE
IN THE MORNING AND BECOME GUSTY. THE BEST CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE IN THE EARLY TO MID AFTERNOON. A FEW OF THESE STORMS MAY
BECOME STRONG TO SEVERE.

&&

.MARINE...
WINDS AT BUOY 41009 ARE APPROACHING CAUTION CRITERIA...AND WITH
A GRADUAL INCREASE EXPECTED AFTER MIDNIGHT...WILL RETAIN THE SCEC
OFFSHORE TNGT. WINDS WILL INCREASE TO SCA TUESDAY IN ADVANCE OF
A COLD FRONT.

RIP CURRENTS: MODERATE RISK TONIGHT...BECOMING LOW TUESDAY WITH
FLOW BECOMING OFFSHORE.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMG  65  71  39  65 /  30 100  20  10
SSI  68  76  47  58 /  20  80  40  20
JAX  65  79  48  64 /  30  80  30  20
SGJ  69  82  52  63 /  20  70  40  20
GNV  65  80  45  70 /  10  80  30  10
OCF  66  80  49  72 /  10  70  40  10

&&

.JAX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
FL...NONE.
GA...NONE.
AM...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FROM NOON TUESDAY TO 11 AM EDT FRIDAY FOR
     ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM
     OFFSHORE-FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL 20 NM TO 60 NM
     OFFSHORE-ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM
     OFFSHORE.

&&

$$

ALLEN/STRUBLE/GUILLET






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