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FXUS62 KFFC 241918
AFDFFC

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
318 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.SHORT TERM /TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT/...
MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES CONTINUE OVER THE AREA AS HIGH PRESSURE CONTINUE
TO DOMINATE THE WEATHER PATTERN. NO SIGNIFICANT CONCERNS THROUGH THE
SHORT TERM EVEN WITH A WEAK SHORTWAVE PUSH ACROSS THE AREA TODAY.
HIGH PRESSURE STRENGTHENS SAT/SUN WITH MORE CLEAR CONDITIONS
EXPECTED. WARMING TEMPERATURE TREND EXPECTED THROUGH THE SHORT
TERM...WITH TEMPERATURES ROUGHLY A FEW DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.

01

.LONG TERM /SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY/...
ONLY TWEAKS TO THE LONG TERM BASED ON THE LATEST GUIDANCE.

BDL

PREVIOUS DISCUSSION...
FRONTAL BOUNDARY STILL ON TRACK FOR THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK. MODELS
STILL PROGGING SLIGHT CHANCE/CHANCE POPS WITH THE FEATURE...SO HAVE
PRETTY MUCH GONE PERSISTENCE FOR WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY. DID
ADD SOME SLIGHT POPS FOR EARLY THURSDAY EVENING AS THE 500MB TROUGH
MOVES THROUGH.

OTHERWISE...NO MAJOR CHANGES. MIN AND MAX TEMPS REMAIN ABOVE NORMAL
FOR MUCH OF THE PERIOD.

NLISTEMAA

&&

.AVIATION...
18Z UPDATE...
VFR CONDITIONS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH THIS TAF PERIOD. THERE
ARE A FEW HIGH CLOUDS ACROSS THE AREA BUT THEY RE DIMINISHING.
WIND DIRECTION IS ALL OVER THE DIAL BUT THEY SHOULD TURN TO THE W
THEN NW BY THIS EVENING. WIND SPEEDS EXPECTED TO STAY 10KT OR
LESS. NO PRECIPITATION OR RESTRICTIONS TO VSBYS EXPECTED.

//ATL CONFIDENCE...18Z UPDATE...
CONFIDENCE HIGH ON ALL ELEMENTS

01

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
ATHENS          46  77  50  82 /   0   0   0   0
ATLANTA         51  77  53  80 /   0   0   0   0
BLAIRSVILLE     40  72  45  75 /   0   0   0   0
CARTERSVILLE    44  76  50  80 /   0   0   0   0
COLUMBUS        49  79  51  82 /   0   0   5   0
GAINESVILLE     49  75  50  79 /   0   0   0   0
MACON           44  78  49  82 /   0   0   0   0
ROME            45  77  49  81 /   0   0   0   0
PEACHTREE CITY  42  77  48  81 /   0   0   0   0
VIDALIA         50  79  50  82 /   0   0   0   0

&&

.FFC WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
NONE.
&&

$$

SHORT TERM...01
LONG TERM....BDL
AVIATION...01





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