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Area Forecast Discussion

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FXUS62 KJAX 110153
AFDJAX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
853 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...FREEZE TONIGHT WITH FROST...

.UPDATE...TEMPERATURES CRASHED QUICKLY THIS EVENING ALREADY INTO
THE UPPER 30S ACROSS THE SUWANEE RIVER VALLEY DUE TO A VERY DRY
LOW LEVEL AIRMASS...CLEAR SKIES AND DECOUPLED WINDS. RECENT LAV
TEMP TRENDS WERE ON TRACK WITH OBSERVATIONS WHICH INDICATE A RAPID
FALL OF TEMPS TO FREEZING INLAND BY MIDNIGHT...THEN TEMPS GENERALLY
HOVER IN THE UPPER 20S TO NEAR 30 THROUGH SUNRISE WITH A LIGHT WNW
DRAINAGE FLOW. EXPECT FROST FORMATION INLAND WITH AREAS ACROSS NE
FL AND WIDESPREAD ACROSS INLAND SE GA.

NO CHANGES ARE EXPECTED AT THIS TIME TO THE CURRENT FREEZE WARNING AND
TRENDS STILL SUPPORT NO HARD FREEZE WARNING FOR SE GA WITH ANTICIPATED
WIDESPREAD LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S AT OR NEAR 27 DEG FOR LESS THAN 2
HOURS.

&&

.AVIATION...VFR CONDITIONS.

&&

.MARINE...ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE OVER THE
OFFSHORE WATERS THROUGH EARLY THU MORNING WITH A DECREASE IN WINDS
BELOW EXERCISE CAUTION CONDITIONS OVER THE NEAR SHORE WATERS BY
MIDNIGHT AS RIDGING BUILDS OVER THE FL PENINSULA FROM THE GULF.

RIP CURRENTS: LOW RISK THU.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMG  28  60  45  68 /   0   0  10  10
SSI  29  53  45  64 /   0   0  10  10
JAX  28  60  45  73 /   0   0  10  10
SGJ  32  58  46  72 /   0   0   0  10
GNV  28  63  45  73 /   0   0   0  10
OCF  29  64  45  73 /   0   0   0   0

&&

.JAX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
FL...FREEZE WARNING FROM 1 AM TO 9 AM EST THURSDAY FOR ALACHUA-BAKER-
     BRADFORD-CLAY-COASTAL DUVAL-COASTAL NASSAU-COLUMBIA-FLAGLER-
     GILCHRIST-HAMILTON-INLAND DUVAL-INLAND NASSAU-MARION-PUTNAM-
     ST. JOHNS-SUWANNEE-UNION.

GA...NONE.
AM...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY UNTIL 4 AM EST THURSDAY 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.

&&

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