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Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
208 PM EST Sat Dec 10 2016


.NEAR TERM.../THROUGH SUNDAY/...High pressure will be
North/Northeast of the region through Sunday. A coastal trough is
expected to develop in the onshore flow pattern Tonight. This will
help push stratus ashore with a few coastal showers. This coastal
trough is then expected to move ashore during the day on Sunday.
This will spread stratus across forecast area, along with the
chance for a few showers. Temperatures are expected to be near
normal Tonight, then recover to above normal readings Sunday.

Sunday night through Tuesday night...High pressure off the east
coast will produce a se flow becoming sw which will produce above
normal temperatures with increasing humidity. A slow moving cold
front to the north will sink slowly south into central Ga which
will bring a chance of showers to se Ga Tuesday and Tuesday night.
Temperatures will be mild with lows in the 50s and highs in the
70s.

.LONG TERM...Wednesday through Saturday...Short wave in nearly zonal
flow aloft will push a cold front across the area on Wednesday
bringing a chance of showers. High pressure will build from the
central Plains to the mid-Atlantic states by Friday. A few coastal
showers may occur Friday and Saturday as a coastal trough forms
over the waters. Temperatures will be at or above average.

&&

.AVIATION...MVFR stratus will spread West across the forecast
area this period, with a few mainly coastal showers developing
Tonight.

&&

.MARINE...High pressure will be North of the region Tonight,
with a coastal trough developing. This trough will move ashore
Sunday, with high pressure then building East/Southeast of area
waters Monday into Tuesday.

&&



.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMG  38  66  53  77 /  10  20  30  20
SSI  51  68  59  74 /  10  20  20  20
JAX  49  72  59  78 /  20  20  30  10
SGJ  57  72  60  77 /  30  30  30  10
GNV  48  73  58  79 /  20  20  20  10
OCF  51  75  60  79 /  10  20  20  10

&&

.JAX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
FL...None.
GA...None.
AM...None.
&&

$$

Struble/Zibura/Guillet



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