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.AVIATION /11Z MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY/...
A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE REGION EARLY THIS MORNING. THE
FRONTAL PASSAGE WILL BE MAINLY DRY...WITH ONLY A SLIGHT CHC OF A
BRIEF -SHRA AT ECG AND ORF. A SW WIND OF 8-12KT WILL SHIFT TO NW
THEN N BEHIND THE FRONT THIS MORNING...AND BECOME LOCALLY GUSTY UP
TO 20KT AT SBY THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN FROM
THE NW TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY AS THE COLD FRONT STALLS ALONG THE
SOUTHEAST COAST. LOW PRESSURE FORMS ALONG THE FRONT AND ATTEMPTS
TO NUDGE NORTHWARD WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY. THIS WILL BRING THE
POTENTIAL FOR OCCASIONAL RA ALONG WITH REDUCED VSBY AND LOW CIGS.
A MODESTLY STRONG NE WIND IS ALSO EXPECTED...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE
COAST.

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