Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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FXUS62 KJAX 250101
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Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
901 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.UPDATE...
00Z sounding this evening showed very dry mid levels, and this
kept most of the region dry throughout the day. A band of light
showers was setting up over the Atlantic for the northeast of the
Palm coast and moving southwest. This is forecast to continue
across Flagler and St. Johns Counties overnight. Otherwise, dry
and mild conditions are forecast overnight. Northeasterly winds
10-15 mph will continue for the coastal areas, and this will keep
temperatures in the upper 70s to lower 80s. Winds will diminish
inland and temperatures near 70 to the lower 70s are forecast.

&&

.AVIATION...
Northeasterly flow will remain around 10 knots overnight along the
coast, and relax across the interior. A few showers are possible
near the TAF sites overnight, but VFR conditions are forecast to
prevail. Northeasterly winds will increase to 10-15 knots with
gusts to 20-25 knots on Thursday. Light coastal showers will push
inland across the region through the day, and kept VCSH at the TAF
sites.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMG  70  94  71  94 /  10  10  10  10
SSI  80  88  78  88 /  20  30  10  10
JAX  75  89  74  90 /  20  30  10  10
SGJ  80  87  79  88 /  20  30  20  20
GNV  74  91  74  91 /  10  30  10  20
OCF  74  92  74  91 /  10  30  10  30

&&

.JAX Watches/Warnings/Advisories...
FL...None.
GA...None.
AM...None.
&&

$$

Kennedy/Sandrik/Guillet



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