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AWCA82 TJSJ 220907
RWSVI

WEATHER SUMMARY FOR THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
507 AM AST FRI AUG 22 2014

LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM AND ITS ASSOCIATED TROPICAL WAVE SLOWLY MADE
ITS WAY INTO THE LOCAL AREA DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS STARTED AFFECTING THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS. WINDS HAVE
BEEN MAINLY FROM THE EAST AT ABOUT 10 MPH...GUSTING OVER 20 MPH
NEAR THE THUNDERSTORMS. OVERNIGHT MINIMUM TEMPERATURES WERE AROUND
80 DEGREES.

FOR TODAY AND EARLY SATURDAY...THE AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO
BRING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL AND
FREQUENT LIGHTNING. FOUR TO SIX INCHES OF RAIN COULD BE OBSERVED
ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS BEFORE THE EVENT IS OVER.
WINDS WILL SHIFT FROM AN EASTERLY TO A SOUTHEASTERLY DIRECTION
LATE IN THE MORNING. ONCE THIS WIND SHIFT OCCURS...SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO BECOME MORE PERSISTENT.

ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS...SEAS UP TO 10 FEET AND WINDS UP TO 23
KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING.

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THIS PRODUCT IS ISSUED AROUND 5 AM AND 5 PM EACH DAY AND WEATHER
CONDITIONS MAY CHANGE BETWEEN ISSUANCES. PLEASE VERIFY THE STATUS
OF ANY WATCHES...WARNINGS OR ADVISORIES MENTIONED IN THIS PRODUCT.




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