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Area forecast discussion
National Weather Service Jacksonville Florida
926 am EST sun Jan 21 2018

Update...isolated to scattered showers and also a couple of
thunderstorms continue across the southeast zones as a strong
mid/upper level shortwave passes through the area. Best forcing
is moving offshore this morning and expect shower activity to
move east with perhaps a couple of light sprinkles possible over
the southeast zones about 11am-3pm near low level troughing.
Skies will continue to improve with mostly sunny to partly cloudy
today...with most of any low level moisture mainly southeast
zones. Temps will rise quickly as warm air just above the sfc
mixes down with highs just above normal today. Highs in the lower
to mid 60s over the ern zones with lower 70s over the interior
areas.

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Aviation...
VFR conditions will prevail today with ceilings at or above 10,000
feet through the morning hours. Some cumulus clouds around sgj
this aftn/early evening but likely to be above MVFR. Any showers
this morning will remain south of the taf sites. Low clouds are
expected to lift north into the area tonight and IFR conditions
cannot be ruled out prior to sunrise, but confidence remains too
low to add to the tafs at this time.

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Marine...no significant changes for today. Winds relatively
light and variable at 5-10 kt will be east to northeast at 5-10 kt
this aftn. Seas around 2-3 ft with dominant period around 10
seconds. Included a few storms over the srn waters for the morning
update.

Rip currents: low risk given surf heights generally below 2 ft.

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Preliminary point temps/pops...
amg 70 46 72 56 / 0 0 10 30
ssi 61 50 65 54 / 10 10 10 20
jax 68 49 74 59 / 10 10 10 20
sgj 63 53 73 60 / 20 10 10 30
gnv 70 49 76 60 / 20 0 10 40
ocf 71 51 78 59 / 30 0 10 30

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Jax watches/warnings/advisories...
Florida...none.
Georgia...none.
Am...none.

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