Area Forecast Discussion
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
900 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...CURRENT-OVERNIGHT...SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL VENTURE
OFF OF THE SOUTHEAST U.S. COAST AND INTO THE WESTERN ATLC. THIS WILL
ALLOW OUR NORTHEAST WINDS TO VEER TO SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT WHILE
REMAINING LIGHT. THE PREVIOUS COLD FRONT OVER THE SOUTH-CENTRAL
PENINSULA WILL REMAIN QUASI-STATIONARY OVERNIGHT WHILE CONDITIONS
REMAIN DRY. OVERNIGHT LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 70S AREAWIDE.

&&

.AVIATION...NE FLOW WILL VEER TO SE OVERNIGHT AS HIGH PRESSURE
VENTURES AWAY FROM THE SOUTHEAST U.S. COAST AND FURTHER INTO THE
WESTERN ATLC. SE/S MORNING WINDS SAT WILL VEER TO SW...EXCEPT ALONG
THE IMMEDIATE SPACE/TREASURE COASTS. VFR OVERNIGHT AND SAT MORNING.
AFTERNOON SEA BREEZE COLLISIONS WILL PROMOTE SCT SHRA/TSRA INTO
EARLY EVENING ON SAT. STEERING FLOW ALOFT ON SAT FOR CELLS WILL BE
FROM THE WEST TO THE EAST WITH STORMS FAVORING THE EASTERN PENINSULA
LATE IN THE DAY.

&&

.MARINE...OVERNIGHT-SAT...NE WINDS WILL VEER TO E/SE OVERNIGHT AS
SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE EXITS THE SOUTHEAST U.S. COAST INTO THE
WESTERN ATLC. WIND SPEEDS 10-15 KTS OVER THE OPEN ATLC INCREASING TO
15-17 KTS OFFSHORE BY LATE IN THE DAY SAT AND NORTH OF SEBASTIAN
INLET. WINDS MAINLY S/SE DURING THE DAY ON SAT. SEAS 2-4 FT NEAR
SHORE AND 3-5 FT OFFSHORE. MARINERS WILL NEED TO KEEP AN EYE TO THE
WEST ON SAT AFTERNOON AS SEA BREEZE COLLISIONS OVER THE INTERIOR MAY
AFFECT THE INTRACOASTAL/NEAR SHORE ATLC WATERS LATE IN THE DAY AND
INTO THE EVENING WITH WESTERLY STEERING FLOW ALOFT.

&&

.MLB WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
FL...NONE.
AM...NONE.
&&

$$

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