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Area forecast discussion
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin Florida
126 am EDT Tue Oct 16 2018

Aviation...
mostly VFR conditions expected through the next 24 hours,
although some patchy fog will be possible during the early
morning hours, mainly over southwest Florida and across the
interior, with MVFR or brief IFR conditions possible. A few
showers cannot be ruled out during the afternoon and early
evening under generally easterly flow, with a limited sea
breeze near the coast.

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Prev discussion... /issued 741 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018/

For the evening update...
a strong subtropical u/L Ridge will persist over west
central and southwest Florida for the next several days.
Strong subsidence will remain over the region with
temperatures running well above climatic normals. Surface
high pressure over the western Atlantic with a ridge axis
extending north of Florida will continue to produce east to
southeast boundary layer flow across the forecast area.

Isolated showers across the forecast area this evening will
dissipate a few hours after sunset with skies becoming
mostly clear after midnight. Patchy late night/early morning
ground fog will develop away from the coast. Fog will lift
by mid morning on Tuesday with another hot humid day on tap
with highs in the upper 80s near the coast to the lower 90s
inland...with a few interior locations and portions of
southwest Florida approaching the mid 90s.

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Preliminary point temps/pops...
tpa 90 75 91 74 / 0 0 10 10
fmy 91 76 91 74 / 30 20 40 20
gif 90 74 92 73 / 0 0 10 0
srq 89 76 89 75 / 0 20 30 20
bkv 90 72 92 72 / 0 10 10 10
spg 90 77 90 76 / 0 10 10 10

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Tbw watches/warnings/advisories...
Florida...none.
Gulf waters...none.
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