Area Forecast Discussion
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Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
926 AM EDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.UPDATE...
Low level ridge axis from the FL Peninsula will continue NE along
the SE U.S. coast while mid level ridging over the Ern GOMEX and
states of FL/GA will slowly drift east as another weakening
shortwave over the Deep South will track across the SE U.S. later
today and into tonight. This will continue above normal temps with
just a slight chance of a brief shower/storm across inland SE GA
later this afternoon and evening then fair skies once again
overnight. Highs expected into the lower/middle 80s inland today
with Atlc Coast Sea Breeze pushing inland this afternoon and
keeping the beaches with highs in the mid/upper 70s. Lows tonight
in the 55-60 deg range inland and lower 60s along the coast and
near calm winds will support patchy fog around sunrise once again
Tue Morning with models supporting some locally/shallow dense fog
possible across inland areas.

&&

.AVIATION...
VFR conds will continue with SCT Cu field this afternoon with
bases around 5000 ft. SE winds to increase with sea breeze passage
around 10 knots. VFR again tonight with another round of possible
MVFR VSBYS at inland TAF sites right around sunrise.

&&

.MARINE...
Light/Variable flow this morning to becoming SE around 10 knots
this afternoon with seas 3-4 ft at the coast to 4-6 ft offshore
and will continue SCEC for seas.

Rip Currents: Moderate risk with the long period swells. Morning
surf reports have breakers in the 3-4 ft range.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMG  85  60  84  61 /  10  20  10  10
SSI  74  62  75  62 /   0  10   0   0
JAX  83  60  85  61 /   0   0   0   0
SGJ  78  60  80  63 /   0   0   0   0
GNV  85  57  85  57 /  10   0   0   0
OCF  85  57  84  57 /   0   0   0   0

&&

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

$$

Hess/Corless



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