Nor’easter builds Sunday with high winds and consistent rains

Good, Bad, Ugly as there will be highly variable conditions from east (beaches) to west (I-75)

Sunday's Forecast
Sunday's Forecast (Copyright 2020 by WJXT News4Jax - All rights reserved.)

The Nor’easter is in place and we’re definitely feeling the effects with winds out of the northeast at 20-25 mph and temperatures in the mid to upper 60s inland and low 70s along the coast. We’re also seeing light to moderate quick moving showers developing onshore in St. Johns and Flagler Counties this afternoon.

We have the following warnings in place:

*Coastal Flood Warning: Southeast Georgia and Northeast Florida Beaches until 6 p.m. EDT Monday. Numerous roads may be closed. Low lying property including homes, businesses, and some critical infrastructure will be inundated. Some shoreline erosion will occur.

* Wind Advisory: coastal Duval, coastal Nassau, coastal St. Johns and coastal Flagler counties from noon Sunday until 6 p.m. Monday. Northeast winds increasing to 25 to 35 mph with peak wind gusts of 45 to 55 mph at times through Monday.

* High Surf Advisory: Southeast Georgia and Northeast Florida Beaches until 6 p.m. Monday. Significant coastal flooding and beach erosion. For the High Surf Advisory, large breaking waves of 8 to 12 feet For the High Rip Current Risk, dangerous rip currents.

There will be a number of specific issues go here to see the Good, the Bad and the Ugly of this weekend’s nor’easter.

Monday we wake up to a nice treat - temperatures in the 60s for the first time since the Spring. Monday will be a little cloudy, but cooler and drier with temperatures hitting the upper 70s.

The 60s stick around Tuesday and Wednesday morning. We will warm up into the mild upper 70s and low 80s under partly cloudy skies.

7-Day Forecast (Copyright 2020 by WJXT News4Jax - All rights reserved.)

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