Scientific Forecaster Discussion
Area forecast discussion
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin Florida
919 PM EDT Friday may 29 2015
easterly winds are in place across the area with just a few
showers lingering near the coast and just offshore. Winds will
weaken after midnight with skies becoming mostly clear. Will have
a similar day on Saturday as we had today with a bit of an
increase in coverage of storms as moisture should be increasing.
For tonight...made some adjustments to the weather/pop grids to
remove the thunder and to clear out inland areas. Will update the
zones with this change. Rest of forecast looks on track.
easterly flow will be in place through much of the period with
speeds becoming light overnight and skies clearing out. A weak sea
breeze will develop near the coast Saturday afternoon with some
vicinity showers and storms possible mainly inland and south.
Smoke is expected continue near rsw overnight and will be
monitoring for any visibility impacts.
easterly flow is in place across the waters with some showers
pushing offshore from Tampa Bay south. The evening wind surge will
bring winds up to near scec levels and will continue the scec in
place. Current forecast handles all this well and have little
change for the update.