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LAST UPDATED:  254 PM MONDAY, DECEMBER 22 2014

.AVIATION /20Z MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY/...
IFR CONDITIONS EXPECTED THROUGH THE 24 HOUR TAF PERIOD.

LIGHT RAIN/DRIZZLE STILL CONTINUING AT THE TAF SITES THIS
AFTERNOON. REGIONAL RADAR COMPOSITE SHOWS PATCHY LIGHT RAIN
MOVING NORTHEAST ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN GEORGIA WHICH WILL REACH THE
TAF SITES LATE THIS AFTERNOON. CONDITIONS NOT EXPECTED TO IMPROVE
AS NORTHEASTERLY FLOW CONTINUES TO PROMOTE WEDGE CONDITIONS.
EXPECT LIGHT RAIN/DRIZZLE TO REDUCE VSBYS INTO THE MVFR RANGE
WITH CIGS MAINLY IFR THROUGH THE AFTERNOON...AND IFR CIGS/VSBYS
THIS EVENING. MODELS INDICATE LIFR CIGS LATE TONIGHT THROUGH THE
END OF THE TAF PERIOD. MAY SEE IMPROVEMENT FROM LIFR TO IFR
TOWARD THE END OF THE TAF PERIOD ALTHOUGH MODELS OFTEN SHOW
IMPROVEMENT TOO QUICKLY SO HAVE KEPT LIFR CONDITIONS THROUGH 18Z
TUESDAY. WINDS THROUGH THE PERIOD WILL BE NORTHEASTERLY AT 7
KNOTS OR LESS FOR MUCH OF THE PERIOD.

EXTENDED AVIATION OUTLOOK...WIDESPREAD MVFR TO IFR CONDITIONS
EXPECTED TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING AS A SERIES OF SYSTEMS
CROSS THE REGION. BREEZY CONDITIONS POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
INTO THURSDAY MORNING.


                                      

 

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