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000 FXUS62 KTBW 081256 AFDTBW Area Forecast Discussion National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL 856 AM EDT Wed Apr 8 2020 .UPDATE... Dry stable conditions (via 12Z Raob data) under high pressure over the region will maintain pleasant warm dry weather across the entire forecast area the remainder of today. Any lingering low clouds/fog early this morning will burn off in the next hour or so with partly to mostly sunny skies expected. Morning temperatures in the upper 60s to lower 70s will climb into the mid to upper 80s over inland locations during the afternoon, with slightly cooler readings (lower 80s) along the coast due to the onshore flow. Current forecast is in good shape with no morning update required at this time. && .AVIATION... Any lingering low clouds/fog will burn off by 14Z with VFR expected through the remainder of the day. West winds will be in place with speeds increasing into the 10 to 15 knot range after 15Z with a few higher gusts. West winds will diminish to 5 to 7 knots after 02Z tonight. && .MARINE... Surface high pressure stretched east to west across the southern peninsula will support west winds around 10 knots with slight seas over the Gulf waters the remainder of today with no marine hazards expected. Ongoing forecast is on track with no changes expected in the mid morning update around 10 AM. && .TBW WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES... FL...None. Gulf waters...None. && $$ UPDATE/AVIATION/MARINE...57/McMichael UPPER AIR/DECISION SUPPORT...13/Oglesby

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