Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS62 KJAX 031330
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
830 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.UPDATE...PLAN TO LET DENSE FOG ADVY EXPIRE AT 10AM...OR CANCEL
AT 9AM GIVEN LATEST TRENDS...WITH FOG GRADUALLY DIMINISHING OVER
THE NEXT HOUR OR SO. 12Z SOUNDINGS SUPPORTING WARM TEMPS THIS
AFTERNOON...AROUND 80 WELL INLAND...MID-UPR 70S I-95 CORRIDOR...
LOW-MID 70S COAST...AS CURRENTLY FORECAST.

&&

.AVIATION...VFR CONDITION EXPECTED REMAINDER OF THE DAY AND THIS
EVENING AFTER AREAS OF MORNING FOG AND LOW CLOUDS CLEAR OUT.

&&

.MARINE...AREAS OF FOG IN MARINE AREAS THIS MORNING...UNSURE
DEWPOINTS ARE HIGH ENOUGH RELATIVE TO WATER TEMPS TO SUPPORT
FOG CONTINUATION. OTHERWISE LIGHT S TO SE WINDS THRU TONIGHT
WITH HIGH PRESSURE OFFSHORE.

RIP CURRENTS: PERSISTENT LONG PERIOD SWELLS WILL NECESSITATE A
MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS BOTH TODAY AND WEDNESDAY. AN
ELEVATED RISK ALSO APPEARS LIKELY TOWARDS THE END OF THE WEEK AS
A STRONG ONSHORE FLOW DEVELOPS IN THE WAKE OF A COLD FRONT.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMG  78  61  83  61 /  20  10   0  20
SSI  70  58  71  59 /  20  10   0  10
JAX  78  59  83  62 /  10  10   0  10
SGJ  75  59  77  61 /  10  10   0   0
GNV  81  60  84  60 /  10  10   0  10
OCF  82  61  85  59 /  10  10   0  10

&&

.JAX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
FL...DENSE FOG ADVISORY UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING FOR ALACHUA-
     BAKER-BRADFORD-COLUMBIA-FLAGLER-GILCHRIST-HAMILTON-MARION-
     ST. JOHNS-SUWANNEE-UNION.

GA...DENSE FOG ADVISORY UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING FOR APPLING-
     ATKINSON-BACON-CHARLTON-CLINCH-COFFEE-ECHOLS-JEFF DAVIS-
     PIERCE-WARE.

AM...DENSE FOG ADVISORY UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING FOR COASTAL
     WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL OUT 20 NM-
     COASTAL WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT
     20 NM.

&&

$$

WOLF/SANDRIK/WALSH


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