Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
840 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.UPDATE...
RESIDUAL SHOWERS ARE PUSHING SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS
AS A COLD FRONT CONTINUES TO MOVE WELL SOUTH OF THE AREA. PATCHY
LOW CLOUDS THIS MORNING WILL DISSIPATE BY THIS AFTN. EXPECT HIGH
TEMPERATURES IN THE LOWER/MID 70S THIS AFTN. NO SIGNIFICANT CHANGES
PLANNED.

&&

.AVIATION...
PATCHY BRIEF LIVED IFR/MVFR CIGS AT GNV WILL DISSIPATE IN THE NEXT
1-2 HOURS...OTHERWISE VFR WILL PREVAIL. EXPECT ONLY SCATTERED
CLOUDS TNGT WITH A SECONDARY COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE. EXPECT NW WINDS
6-10 KT THIS AFTN...WITH AN INCREASE IN WINDS LATE TNGT/EARLY
SATURDAY IN THE WAKE OF THE COLD FRONT.

&&

.MARINE...
WINDS WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE TODAY...BUT SHOULD REMAIN UNDER
CAUTION LEVELS THROUGH THIS EVENING. CONDITIONS WILL WORSEN
SUBSTANTIALLY LATE TNGT/SATURDAY IN THE WAKE OF A STRONG COLD
FRONT...WITH GALES LIKELY OFFSHORE SATURDAY.

RIP CURRENTS: LOW RISK THROUGH SATURDAY WITH OFFSHORE FLOW.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMG  74  41  56  36 /   0  10   0   0
SSI  74  48  57  42 /   0  10   0   0
JAX  75  45  59  39 /   0   0   0   0
SGJ  74  51  60  44 /   0   0   0   0
GNV  75  46  60  36 /   0   0   0   0
OCF  76  47  61  36 /   0   0   0   0

&&

.JAX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
FL...NONE.
GA...NONE.
AM...GALE WARNING FROM 5 AM EDT SATURDAY TO 3 AM EST SUNDAY FOR
     ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM
     OFFSHORE-FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL 20 NM TO 60 NM
     OFFSHORE-ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM
     OFFSHORE.

     SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FROM 5 AM EDT SATURDAY TO 9 AM EST SUNDAY
     FOR ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
     FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL OUT 20 NM-ST AUGUSTINE
     TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM.

&&

$$

ALLEN/STRUBLE/GUILLET






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