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AFDTAE

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1136 AM EDT Fri Oct 17 2014

.Near Term [Through Today]...

Autumn weather continues across the area under a ridge of high
pressure, resulting in clear skies, light winds, and dry conditions.
After a cool morning high temperatures are on track to climb into
the lower 80s.

&&

.Prev Discussion [245 AM EDT]...

.Short Term [Tonight Through Sunday]...
Upper ridge over the Gulf will begin to break down tonight
as a trough deepens over the eastern half of the country. This
will push a dry cold front through the region Saturday afternoon
and evening. Ahead of the front, temperatures will be mild, with
highs in the mid 80s Saturday afternoon. A cooler airmass will
slide into the area on Sunday, with highs in the upper 70s to
around 80.


.Long Term [Sunday Night Through Friday]...
Upper level troughing is expected to persist across the eastern
part of the country. The trough axis will be east of our area,
which is expected to keep us dry through the period. Temperatures
are expected to be within a few degrees of average.


.Aviation...
[Through 12Z Saturday] VFR will prevail with light westerly winds
today.


.Marine...
Winds and seas will remain minimal through Saturday with high
pressure in place over the region. A front will cross the waters
late Saturday with winds near exercise caution levels on Sunday.
Light winds will return by Monday.


.Fire Weather...
The minimum relative humidity may briefly drop below 30 percent
across portions of the Tri-state region today. However, other
critical fire weather parameters will not reach Red Flag levels.


.Hydrology...
There are no flooding concerns at this time.

&&

.Preliminary Point Temps/PoPs...

Tallahassee   83  52  85  55  81 /   0   0   0   0   0
Panama City   82  62  84  60  79 /   0   0   0   0   0
Dothan        83  56  83  52  77 /   0   0   0   0   0
Albany        84  54  84  53  78 /   0   0   0   0   0
Valdosta      83  53  83  54  78 /   0   0   0   0   0
Cross City    84  51  83  55  83 /   0   0   0   0   0
Apalachicola  81  60  81  61  79 /   0   0   0   0   0

&&

.TAE Watches/Warnings/Advisories...

FL...None.
GA...None.
AL...None.
GM...None.

&&

$$

NEAR TERM...HOLLINGSWORTH
SHORT TERM...CAMP
LONG TERM...DVD
AVIATION...BARRY
MARINE...CAMP
FIRE WEATHER...BARRY
HYDROLOGY...CAMP






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