Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS62 KMLB 030134
AFDMLB

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
930 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.DISCUSSION...

DEBRIS HIGH CLOUDS ACROSS THE NORTH HALF OF THE FA WILL CONTINUE TO
THIN AND MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES SHOULD BE THE RULE OVERNIGHT ACROSS MOST
OF THE AREA WITH LIGHT WINDS. ONSHORE FLOW WILL BE LIGHT BUT
MESOSCALE MODELS (LOCAL WRF AND HRRR) SHOW AN INCREASE IN SHOWERS
(AND POSSIBLY A FEW STORMS) OVER THE ATLC OVERNIGHT. THE BEST CHANCE
FOR RAIN REACHING THE COAST WILL BE SOUTH OF THE CAPE LATER TONIGHT
AND EARLY WED.

HAVE UPDATED THE GRAPHICAL AND TEXT FORECASTS MAINLY TO REMOVE THE
SMALL EVENING POP OVER THE INTERIOR. NO SIGNIFICANT CHANGES WERE
MADE TO TEMPS OR WINDS. MAINTAINED THE SLIGHT CHANCE ALONG THE COAST
SOUTH OF THE CAPE.


&&

.AVIATION...
MAINLY VFR. ISOLD SHRA MAY APPROACH THE COAST OVERNIGHT IN LIGHT
ONSHORE FLOW. SOUTHEAST TO EAST WINDS WILL CONTINUE WED 5 TO 10
KNOTS WITH A LITTLE HIGHER COVERAGE OF SHOWERS AND STORMS PUSHING
ACROSS THE PENINSULA.

&&

.MARINE...
NO SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO CURRENT COASTAL WATERS FORECAST.
TONIGHT...WEAK RIDGE AXIS EXTENDING FROM THE NRN GULF COAST TO
BERMUDA WILL MAINTAIN A LIGHT TO GENTLE E/SE BREEZE ACRS THE LCL
ATLC WATERS. SEAS AOB 2FT IN AN ERLY BACKGROUND SWELL...DOMINANT PDS
8-9SEC. ISOLD SHRAS/TSRAS S OF SEBASTIAN INLET DUE TO CONVERGENCE
CLOUD BANDS FORMING IN THE WAKE OF THE NRN BAHAMAS.


&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
DAB  90  74  90  75 /  20  10  20  20
MCO  93  74  93  74 /  30  10  20  10
MLB  90  76  90  77 /  20  10  20  30
VRB  89  75  90  76 /  20  10  20  40
LEE  93  74  94  75 /  40  10  30  10
SFB  93  75  93  75 /  20  10  20  10
ORL  93  75  93  75 /  30  10  20  10
FPR  88  73  90  75 /  20  20  30  40

&&

.MLB WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
FL...NONE.
AM...NONE.

&&

$$

KELLY/SEDLOCK






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