Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS62 KJAX 270115
AFDJAX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
815 PM EST THU FEB 26 2015

.UPDATE...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD FROM THE NORTHWEST TONIGHT. WEAK
TROUGHING WILL KEEP CLOUDS IN PLACE THROUGH MUCH OF THE
NIGHT...WITH MORE CLEARING LATE. WITH COOL ADVECTION OCCURING
THROUGH THE NIGHT...TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO FALL INTO THE
UPPER 30S NORTH TO MID 40S SOUTH.

&&

.AVIATION...

MOST AREA TERMINALS HAVE BECOME VFR CONDITIONS AS LOW CLOUDS HAVE
ERODED WITH DRIER AIR WORKING INTO THE REGION. PER SATELLITE
IMAGERY MID/HIGH LEVEL CLOUDS WILL CONTINUE TO STREAMING IN FROM
THE GULF. COMBINING WITH A SCT LOW END VFR DECK AT AROUND 3500
FEET YIELDING MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES THROUGH THE EVENING. GAINESVILLE
WITH REMAIN MVFR THE NEXT COUPLE HOURS TIL 02Z...THEN HAVE THE
SITUATION AS DESCRIBED AS ABOVE. VFR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED
DURING THE REST OF THE OVERNIGHT HOURS WITH BKN MID AND HIGH
CLOUDS FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE TAF PERIOD. WINDS WILL REMAIN 6 TO
10 MPH WITH COASTAL TERMINALS OVERNIGHT...INTERIOR TERMINALS WILL
SLACKEN TO 5 MPH OR LESS. SFC HIGH PRES DOMINATES N OF THE REGION
FRIDAY...ALLOWING WINDS TO SHIFT TO MORE NELY DIRECTION AT 9 TO 12
MPH AFTER 14Z FRIDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE TAF PERIOD.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMG  37  60  41  55 /   0   0  10  20
SSI  39  54  44  52 /   0   0  10  30
JAX  38  58  44  58 /   0   0  10  40
SGJ  45  57  52  61 /   0   0  30  60
GNV  41  63  47  63 /   0   0  20  40
OCF  45  64  50  67 /  10   0  20  40

&&

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

$$

STRUBLE/CORDERO



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