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Sunrise 7:29AMSunset 7:20PM Thursday October 1, 2020 12:46 PM EDT (16:46 UTC) Moonrise 6:38PMMoonset 6:08AM Illumination 100% Phase: Full Moon; Moon at 14 days in cycle
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7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Oakwood, GA
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Area Discussion for - Peachtree City, GA
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Area Forecast Discussion National Weather Service Peachtree City GA 1011 AM EDT Thu Oct 1 2020

UPDATE.

Little to no changes to the overnight forecast package were made. Today should be a very nice day with little cloud cover and temperatures warming up to the 70s and 80s across the area. A dry cold front is currently pushing into the area and is expected to move through the area today with little to no impact aside from a slight increase in cloud cover.

Reaves

PREV DISCUSSION. /Issued 729 AM EDT Thu Oct 1 2020/

PREV DISCUSSION . /Issued 328 AM EDT Thu Oct 1 2020/

Thursday Morning Forecast Discussion.

SHORT TERM /Today through Friday/ .

High pressure ridge currently stretches from southern Texas to the Florida Panhandle. A weak, dry front is situated from the eastern Great Lakes back through the lower Mississippi River Valley. This front will move south through the day.

The frontal boundary should move through the northern half of the CWA by the early afternoon. The boundary should continue southward and clear the CWA by late this evening/very early Friday morning. No precip is anticipated along the front. A few clouds are possible and winds should become gusty behind the front and shift more to the northwest.

Strong high pressure will build in behind the weak boundary on Friday. Below normal temps are anticipated for the day Friday with highs ranging from the 50s in the far northeast mountains to upper 60s across the ATL metro to the middle 70s across south central Georgia.

NListemaa

LONG TERM /Friday Night through Wednesday/ .

The long term forecast is expected to be dry, with mostly clear skies and highs mostly in the low- to mid-70s through Tuesday before jumping to the upper-70s to around 80 on Wednesday.

Synoptically, a longwave trough will be stalled over the eastern CONUS, the axis of which will stretched from the Hudson Bay through Alabama. At the start of the long term a stout Canadian high pressure airmass will have surged into the forecast area pushing temps to 4-9 degrees below normal with PWATs under a quarter of an inch. The final shortwave to round the base of the longwave trough before it lifts northeastward should occur on Sunday but doesn't look like it will bring up enough moisture for significant rain chances in the area ahead of another cold front that will push through Sunday night into Monday morning bringing yet another, albeit weaker, surface high pressure system into the region. As the longwave lifts, the Gulf will be open once again for a short time, with PWATS beginning to climb to near 2 inches in the southern portions of the forecast area and rumblings of tropical storms beginning to stir once again in the Gulf north of the Yucatan Peninsula. As that rounds, out the long term period, I won't leave you in suspense: The GFS and ECMWF are both in agreement for another round of high pressure in the back half of next week keeping any tropical disturbances well away from the area. At least for now.

Thiem

AVIATION . 12Z Update . VFR through the period. A dry front is expected to move through today. Winds will shift more to the NW with frequent gusts between 15-18kt through the late afternoon and evening. Gusts should diminish around 00Z.

//ATL Confidence . 12Z Update . High confidence all elements.

NListemaa

PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS. Athens 80 50 70 47 / 5 5 0 0 Atlanta 78 50 68 47 / 5 5 0 0 Blairsville 73 43 63 41 / 5 0 0 0 Cartersville 78 47 68 44 / 5 0 0 0 Columbus 82 53 72 49 / 0 0 0 0 Gainesville 76 49 68 47 / 0 0 0 0 Macon 83 52 74 47 / 0 5 0 0 Rome 78 48 70 45 / 5 0 0 0 Peachtree City 80 49 69 46 / 5 0 0 0 Vidalia 83 56 74 52 / 0 5 0 0

FFC WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES. NONE.

SHORT TERM . NListemaa LONG TERM . Thiem AVIATION . NListemaa


Weather Reporting Stations
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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Gainesville, Gilmer Memorial Airport, GA7 mi54 minW 910.00 miFair69°F52°F55%1016.9 hPa
Gwinnett County Airport-Briscoe Field, GA18 mi51 minW 11 G 1510.00 miFair72°F55°F57%1018.2 hPa
Winder, Winder-Barrow Airport, GA23 mi72 minWNW 710.00 miFair72°F51°F50%1018.6 hPa

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