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Area forecast discussion
National Weather Service Jacksonville Florida
838 PM EDT Fri Mar 24 2017



Update...strong and large area of high pressure off the mid-
Atlantic coast will maintain onshore winds tonight into the
weekend. Atlantic moisture will produce variable cloudiness but
rainfall is not expected. Lows tonight will be in the 50s inland
to lower 60s at the coast.

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Aviation...east-southeast winds at 5 to 10 knots tonight with ocnl cigs at
4 to 6 kft. VFR conditions expected to continue on Saturday with
east-southeast winds increasing to 10 to 15 knots...with gusts to around 20
knots mainly near the East Coast.

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Marine...advisory due to elevated seas offshore will continue
through Saturday morning. Winds will gradually decrease this
weekend but seas will stay elevated as a long fetch will produce
swells.

Rip currents: high risk...becoming a moderate risk this weekend.

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Preliminary point temps/pops...
amg 56 80 59 82 / 10 10 10 30
ssi 60 74 62 75 / 10 10 0 10
jax 57 78 57 81 / 10 10 0 10
sgj 61 76 61 78 / 10 10 10 10
gnv 55 81 58 82 / 10 10 0 20
ocf 56 81 59 82 / 10 10 0 10

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Jax watches/warnings/advisories...
Florida...high rip current risk until 11 PM EDT this evening for coastal
Duval-coastal Nassau-Flagler-St. Johns.

Georgia...high rip current risk until 11 PM EDT this evening for coastal
Camden-coastal Glynn.

Am...Small Craft Advisory until 11 am EDT Saturday for waters from
Altamaha Sound Georgia to Fernandina Beach Florida from 20 to 60 nm-
waters from Fernandina Beach to St. Augustine Florida from 20 to
60 nm-waters from St. Augustine to Flagler Beach Florida from 20
to 60 nm.

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