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(Latest Discussion - Issued 1713Z Oct 31, 2014)
 
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TROPICAL DISCUSSION - INTERNATIONAL DESKS
NWS WEATHER PREDICTION CENTER COLLEGE PARK MD
113 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

DISCUSSION FROM OCTOBER 31/00UTC: REGULAR TROPICAL DESK PRODUCTS
WILL BECOME AVAILABLE ONCE AGAIN ON MONDAY NOVEMBER THIRD.

SPECIAL INTEREST LIES ON NORTHERN PORTIONS OF
HISPANIOLA...NORTHERN PORTIONS OF JAMAICA...NORTHERN HONDURAS AND
EASTERN NICARAGUA/EASTERN COSTA RICA DURING THE LATE WEEKEND INTO
EARLY NEXT WEEK. STRONG UPPER TROUGH ACROSS THE EASTERN USA IS
UNDULATING SEVERAL SURFACE FRONTS AND WILL LEAD TO THE DEVELOPMENT
OF A SHEAR LINE. EASTERLY TRADES ARE TO SHIFT TO 15-25KT
NORTHEASTERLIES...TO REACH 30KT IN SOME LOCATIONS. THESE WINDS
WILL INTERACT WITH OROGRAPHY TO PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY RAINS.
EXPECTING MAXIMUM ACCUMULATIONS EXCEEDING 100MM/DAY ACROSS
NORTHERN HONDURAS EARLY IN THE WEEKEND...DEVELOPING AND EXPANDING
INTO THE AFOREMENTIONED LOCATIONS DURING SUNDAY INTO MONDAY...WITH
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINS EXTENDING INTO TUESDAY/EARLY WEDNESDAY ACROSS
PORTIONS OF NORTHERN HISPANIOLA. MORE DETAILS ON MONDAY.

JN BAPTISTE...MS (SAINT LUCIA)
MEDINA...ONAMET (REPUBLICA DOMINICANA)
GALVEZ...WPC (USA)