Foggy start becoming cloudy with scattered showers

Rain chances stick around through Friday, then back to winter weather

By Richard Nunn - Meteorologist

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Coastal fog and showers will start the day, becoming mostly cloudy, warm with scattered showers.

Dense Fog Advisory through 10 am.  A foggy start will give way to mostly cloudy skies.  Above normal temperatures continue through Friday.  Showers today under cloudy skies with rain and thunderstorms expected Friday afternoon, evening.

Today:  Mostly cloudy skies with scattered showers, mainly along our coastal zones.  Afternoon highs in the lower 70s across SE GA, mid to upper 70s in NE FL with upper 60s to low 70s along the beaches.  Rain chances 30 percent in NE FL, 40 percent across SE GA.  Wind SSE 5-15 mph.

Friday:  Cloudy start with scattered showers and thunderstorms expected as a cold front pushes through, 70 - 90 percent.  Current models have the front approaching I-75 around 2pm - 4 pm, highway 301 around 3pm - 6 pm, I-95 and the beaches 5pm - 7pm.  Rain and storms will linger late and dissipate before sunrise Saturday.  Wake up temperatures upper 50s to low 60s area wide.  Afternoon highs in the upper 60s to low 70s in SE GA, 70s area wide in NE FL.  Wind SW 10-20 mph.  Rainfall amounts from 0.25 to 1.0 inch possible through late Friday night.

Hourly Forecast:
Low 63 - 30-40% Showers
9 am 65 -  30-40% Showers
Noon 72 - 30-40% Showers
High 75 - 30-40% Showers
6 pm 72 - 30-40% Showers
8 pm 66 - 30-40% Showers
10 pm 65 - 30-40% Showers

Sunrise: 7:23 am
Sunset: 5:45 pm​

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