Area Forecast Discussion
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
927 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.SHORT TERM (REST OF TONIGHT)...
ATLANTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL RIDGE ACROSS THE STATE OVER NIGHT
WITH PREVAILING EASTERLY AND SOUTHEASTERLY FLOW. THIS FLOW ALONG
WITH THE EAST COAST SEA BREEZE AND OUTFLOW BOUNDARIES REACHED THE
WEST COAST SEA BREEZE LATE IN AFTERNOON AND RESULTED IN SCATTERED
TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS ALONG THE COAST WITH SEVERAL WARNING AND
STATEMENTS...A FEW OF WHICH ARE STILL IN PLACE. HOWEVER EXPECT
CONVECTION TO BEGIN WINDING DOWN IN THE NEXT HOUR OR TWO THEN
PUSH OFFSHORE BEFORE MIDNIGHT. FORECASTS ON TRACK BUT MAY MAKE
SOME MINOR ADJUSTMENTS WITH COVERAGE AND ENDING TIMES WITHIN THE
NEXT COUPLE OF HOURS.

.AVIATION...
27/00Z-27/24Z. LATE AFTERNOON TSRA WITH LCL IFR HAVE JUST ABOUT
CLEARED THE TERMINALS WITH JUST MVFR UNTIL 01-02Z. LIGHT VARIABLE
WINDS OVERNIGHT BECOME EAST IN THE MORNING...THEN SHIFT TO ONSHORE
AT TPA/PIE/SRQ IN THE AFTERNOON. ANTICIPATE VCNTY TSRA AFTER 17Z.

&&

.MARINE...
ROBUST THUNDERSTORMS ON THE COAST WILL PUSH OUT OVER THE GULF AND
WEAKEN BEFORE MIDNIGHT. AS THE STORMS DIMINISH PREVAILING EASTERLY
WINDS TAKE OVER AT 15 KNOTS OR LESS.

&&

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

$$

SHORT TERM/AVIATION/MARINE...09/RUDE
DECISION SUPPORT SERVICES...14/MROCZKA



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