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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
233 AM EDT SUN OCT 26 2014



.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 920 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014/

UPDATE...
NEAR TERM FCST IN PRETTY GOOD SHAPE. BUMPED DEWPOINTS UP A LITTLE
BASED ON RECENT MODEL GUIDANCE. UPDATED VSBY AND WX GRIDS TO
ACCOUNT FOR CHC OF FOG IN NW COUNTIES AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOULD NOT
BE LESS THAN 1 MILE BUT WILL MONITOR REST OF NIGHT.

SNELSON

PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 309 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014/

SHORT TERM /TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT/...
NO CHANGES TO THE SHORT TERM FORECAST. HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE AREA
WILL KEEP SUNNY AND WARMING CONDITIONS THROUGH MONDAY. INCREASED LOW
LEVEL MOISTURE OVERNIGHT TONIGHT AND INTO SUNDAY MORNING IS EXPECTED
TO BRING SOME CLOUDS THROUGH SUNRISE...THEN CLEAR OUT QUICKLY.
TEMPERATURES WILL WARM INTO THE 80S BY SUNDAY WITH LOWS GENERALLY IN
THE LOW 50S. ALTHOUGH LOWS ARE NEAR NORMAL...THE INFLUENCE OF THE
HIGH PRESSURE WILL ALLOW TEMPERATURES TO TOP OUT 5-10 DEGREES ABOVE
NORMAL SUNDAY AND MONDAY

01

LONG TERM /MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY/...
NO CHANGES PLANNED TO THE LONG TERM. PREVIOUS LONG TERM DISCUSSION
FOLLOWS...

17

LONG TERM /SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY/...
MID WEEK FRONTAL BOUNDARY STILL EXPECTED TO IMPACT THE CWFA.
MODELS ARE BEGINNING TO SHOW SOME INCREASED SURFACE INSTABILITY
WITH THIS SYSTEM. THE STRONGEST MID LEVEL SUPPORT SHOULD REMAIN
JUST TO THE NORTH OF THE CWFA...SO HAVE ONLY ADDED A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDER FOR WEDNESDAY.

MODELS ARE PROGGING A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TO DEVELOP BY LATE
THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY ALONG THE OLD FRONTAL BOUNDARY ACROSS THE
FLORIDA PANHANDLE. FOR NOW...ALL PRECIP SHOULD REMAIN WELL TO THE
SOUTH OF THE CWFA...BUT FRIDAY/FRIDAY MAY BE BREEZY AS THE LOW
BEGINS TO MOVE UP THE SE COAST.

TEMPS WILL REMAIN ABOVE NORMAL FOR THE FIRST PART OF THE WEEK.
NORMAL TO SLIGHTLY BELOW NORMAL VALUES ARE ANTICIPATED FOR THE END
OF THE WEEK INTO THE WEEKEND.

NLISTEMAA

&&

.AVIATION...
06Z UPDATE...
GENERALLY VFR CONDITIONS EXPECTED THROUGH THE PERIOD. COULD SEE
2-4KFT FEW-SCT CIGS IN THE ATL METRO AREA THROUGH 12Z. NW TO W SFC
WINDS WILL REMAIN 4-8KT THROUGH SUNDAY THEN DIMINISH SUNDAY NIGHT.

//ATL CONFIDENCE...06Z UPDATE...
HIGH CONFIDENCE ON ALL ELEMENTS.

31

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
ATHENS          81  51  82  54 /   0   5   5   5
ATLANTA         80  59  81  57 /   0   5   5   5
BLAIRSVILLE     75  45  77  48 /   0   5   5   5
CARTERSVILLE    78  51  82  54 /   0   5   5   5
COLUMBUS        82  57  83  57 /   0   5   5   5
GAINESVILLE     79  55  80  55 /   0   5   5   5
MACON           83  50  84  52 /   0   5   5   5
ROME            79  52  82  54 /   0   5   5   5
PEACHTREE CITY  82  52  82  53 /   0   5   5   5
VIDALIA         82  56  83  56 /   0   5   5   5

&&

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

$$

SHORT TERM...31
LONG TERM....NLISTEMAA
AVIATION...31





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