Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS62 KTBW 270237
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
937 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

.UPDATE...
QUIET CONDITIONS ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA TONIGHT AS THE COLD
FRONT HAS PASSED TO THE SOUTH OF FLORIDA AND ONLY JUST A FEW
UPPER-LEVEL CLOUDS REMAIN. COOLER AND DRIER AIR WILL CONTINUE TO
SPILL INTO THE REGION TONIGHT...WITH LOWS IN THE 30S AND 40S AREA-
WIDE EXCEPT IN THE 50S CLOSER TO THE WATER. THE FORECAST IS STILL
ON TRACK FOR A REINFORCING DRY FRONT TO PASS THROUGH THE AREA ON
THURSDAY...WITH HIGHS TOPPING OUT ONLY IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER
70S UNDER MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES.

&&

.AVIATION...
VFR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE FORECAST PERIOD WITH WINDS
GENERALLY NORTHWEST TO NORTH.

&&

.MARINE...
BREEZY WINDS WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE WATERS FOR THE NEXT
COUPLE OF DAYS...THE RECENT COLD FRONT EXITS TO THE SOUTH WITH
DIMINISHING WINDS OVERNIGHT...BUT THEN INCREASING ON THANKSGIVING
DAY AS ANOTHER SECONDARY COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH AND
INCREASE NORTHEAST WINDS AGAIN NEAR SCA CRITERIA AND BUILDING
SEAS TO 6 FEET OVER THE OUTER WATERS ON FRIDAY. ON THE WEEKEND
WINDS BECOME EASTERLY AND LIGHTEN AGAIN TO THE 10 TO 15 KNOT
RANGE AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE EASTERN UNITED STATES.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
TPA  48  67  42  63 /   0   0   0   0
FMY  49  73  45  69 /   0   0   0   0
GIF  45  68  42  63 /   0   0   0   0
SRQ  46  70  44  65 /   0   0   0   0
BKV  35  66  35  61 /   0   0   0   0
SPG  54  66  49  62 /   0   0   0   0

&&

.TBW WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
FL...NONE.
GULF WATERS...NONE.
&&

$$

UPDATE/AVIATION...05/CARLISLE
MARINE...007/DOUGHERTY
DECISION SUPPORT...13/OGLESBY





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