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Excessive Rainfall Discussion
 
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EXCESSIVE RAINFALL DISCUSSION
NWS WEATHER PREDICTION CENTER COLLEGE PARK MD
115 AM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

...VALID 06Z FRI JAN 23 2015 - 12Z SAT JAN 24 2015...
...REFERENCE AWIPS GRAPHIC UNDER...DAY 1 EXCESSIVE RAINFALL...



... FL PANHANDLE INTO ERN SC/NC...

LOW PRES SYSTEM OVER THE NCNTL GULF IS EXPECTED TO LIFT NEWD TO A
POSITION OFF THE DELMARVA COAST SAT MRNG.  EXPECT LOCALLY HEAVY
CONVECTIVE RAINS TO SPREAD NEWD AHEAD OF LOW AND ASSOCD COLD FRONT
AS WARM FRONT MOVES ACRS THE FL PANHANDLE INTO THE N/S CAROLINA
COASTAL PLAINS.  HI PWS OF 1.5 TO 1.75 INCHES ALONG WITH 40 TO 50
KT SWLY 85H JET AND WEAK INSTABILITY COULD SUPPORT SOME STG
CONVECTIVE BANDS WITH DEEP LAYERED SWLY FLOW ALONG PSBLY
SUPPORTING SOME BRIEF TRAINING OF CELLS.   COULD SEE SOME LOCAL
AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES IN A FEW HRS.  FFG VALUES ACRS THIS
REGION ARE QUITE HIGH..BUT CAN NOT RULE OUT SOME ISOLD RUNOFF
PROBLEMS DVLPG WHERE ANY ORGANIZED TRAINING OCCURS. 

SULLIVAN