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Area forecast discussion 
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin Florida
939 PM EDT Tuesday Jul 26 2016

Update...
the current synoptic pattern aloft features an area of high
pressure over the Carolinas with low pressure southwest of the
state. Our region resides in between these features with a
southeast flow aloft. At the surface, the Atlantic ridge axis
remains stretched across the Central Peninsula. A bit of drier air
moving over the area aloft today kept convection a bit limited,
and there are just a few cells remaining. Expect these to
dissipate within the next few hours, with additional development
expected over the coastal waters and possibly the immediate coast
with the land breeze. Have updated the forecast pops based on
ongoing trends, with minor tweaks elsewhere.

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Aviation...
VFR conditions are expected overnight. Scattered thunderstorms are
expected Wednesday afternoon, with thunderstorms in the vicinity in place at all terminals
starting at 18z.

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Marine...
high pressure over the region will keep relatively light southeast
to south winds in place for the next few days, with winds becoming
onshore near the coast with the sea breeze. Both winds and seas
are expected to remain below headlines, though daily thunderstorms
could produce briefly higher winds and waves.

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Preliminary point temps/pops...
tpa 77 93 79 93 / 20 20 20 20
fmy 76 94 77 94 / 20 30 20 20
gif 76 95 76 96 / 20 20 20 20
srq 77 92 78 92 / 20 20 20 20
bkv 74 95 74 96 / 20 20 20 20
spg 79 93 80 93 / 20 20 20 20

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Tbw watches/warnings/advisories...
Florida...none.
Gulf waters...none.
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Update/aviation/marine...05/Carlisle

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