Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS62 KJAX 271403
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
903 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...FREEZE WATCH TONIGHT FOR INLAND NE FL...

.UPDATE...A DRY COLD FRONT WAS PUSHING SOUTHWARD OVER NE FL
TRAILED BY A WIND SHIFT TO THE NW. SUNNY SKIES WILL PREVAIL WITH A
BREEZY/WINDY NW FLOW BY MIDDAY EXPECTED WITH NEAR 30 KTS OF WIND
AT 900 FT PER THE JAX 12Z RAOB AND 40 KTS AT 2 KFT. AS HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS IN FROM THE WEST THROUGH THE DAY THE PRESSURE
GRADIENT WILL RELAX AND AT THIS TIME STILL BELIEVE WINDS WILL
REMAIN BELOW WIND ADVISORY CRITERIA. HIGH TEMPS WERE ON TRACK TO
RISE INTO THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 60S.

WINDS WILL RELAX THIS EVENING AS TEMPS DROP QUICKLY AFTER SUNSET
WITH LOWS FRI MORNING RANGING FROM NEAR 30 WELL INLAND TO UPPER
30S RIVER BASIN/COAST. A FREEZE WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR INLAND NE
FL...LESS ST JOHNS AND FLAGLER COUNTIES. AREAS OF FROST ARE LIKELY
INLAND WITH PLENTY OF GROUND MOISTURE FROM RECENT RAINFALL.

&&

.AVIATION...VFR CONDITIONS.

&&

.MARINE...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS CONTINUE OVER THE OFFSHORE
WATERS WITH WINDS NW 20 KTS AND SEAS 4-7 FT WITH NEARSHORE WINDS 15-20
KTS AND SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION CONDITIONS.

RIP CURRENTS: LOW RISK TODAY AND FRI.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMG  58  32  55  31 /   0   0   0   0
SSI  60  38  56  38 /   0   0   0   0
JAX  61  33  57  36 /   0   0   0   0
SGJ  63  38  57  43 /   0   0   0   0
GNV  63  33  58  35 /   0   0   0   0
OCF  65  33  60  37 /   0   0   0   0

&&

.JAX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
FL...FREEZE WATCH FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING FOR
     ALACHUA-BAKER-BRADFORD-CLAY-COLUMBIA-DUVAL-GILCHRIST-
     HAMILTON-MARION-NASSAU-PUTNAM-SUWANNEE-UNION.

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

&&

$$

ENYEDI/GUILLET/WALSH





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