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National Weather Service Miami FL
216 AM EDT Mon Oct 24 2016

Light and variable winds will continue this morning, with mainly
clear skies. Aft 24/1500Z, northeast winds 8-12 KT will surface with
higher gusts possible...dwindling after 25/0000Z. Low Clouds with
bases around 5000 ft msl will be few/scattered through this evening
with dry conditions prevailing.

PREV DISCUSSION... /issued 303 PM EDT Sun Oct 23 2016/ 

DISCUSSION...High pressure, at the surface and upper levels, will
continue to control the weather pattern for the first half of the
week. The wind will begin to shift more northeasterly tomorrow.
This will bring a gradual warming trend and a gradual increase in
moisture. By the middle of the week, some showers may be possible,
mainly over the Atlantic waters, which may also affect the
southeast Florida coastal communities.

By the latter half of the week, the upper ridge will break down,
and the surface high will shift eastward. This will bring an
easterly flow to South Florida. Also, models are indicating some
tropical moisture may make a push back to the north. The GFS is
more aggressive with this, bringing a better chance of showers to
SOuth Florida for next weekend. The ECMWF is drier, with the
moisture staying far enough south to have little impact to South
Florida. For now, have kept slight chance to chance PoPs in the
forecast form the middle of the week, through the weekend.

MARINE...Seas will be generally moderate through the next week.
The wind will be shifting more northeast tomorrow. By Wednesday,
the wind is forecast to become more easterly, and increase to 20
to 25 kts. This will cause seas to build to over 7 feet in the
Atlantic for the latter half of the week, which would be hazardous
for small craft. This may also cause an increase in the chances
for rip currents to moderate for the beginning of the week, and
possibly high for the latter half of the week.

West Palm Beach  82  68  83  74 /   0  10  10  10 
Fort Lauderdale  82  71  83  76 /   0  10  10  10 
Miami            83  70  83  74 /   0  10  10  10 
Naples           82  63  85  68 /   0  10   0   0 




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