Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 242045
Weather Summary for Puerto Rico
National Weather Service San Juan PR
445 PM AST SUN JUL 24 2016
Sunny to partly cloudy skies were observed in the morning hours,
but as the day progressed, cloudiness and shower activity
increased across the islands. In the afternoon, showers developed
across a few areas along the eastern half of Puerto Rico including
the metropolitan area of San Juan, while heavy showers and
thunderstorms developed across the interior and western portions.
Flood advisories and flash flood warnings were emitted across
these areas. Most of the activity dissipated by late afternoon.
Maximum temperatures were in the upper 80s to low 90s across
coastal areas and the wind was mainly from the east at 10-15 mph
with higher gusts and sea breeze variations.
During the overnight and early morning hours, trade wind passing
showers can be expected across the windward areas. In the
afternoon, scattered to locally numerous showers and possible
isolated thunderstorms can be expected across western Puerto Rico,
although not as strong as today`s afternoon activity. The next
tropical wave is forecast to enter the eastern Caribbean by late
Across the regional waters...seas up to 5 feet and east winds up
to 20 knots are expected. Small crafts should exercise caution
across the Atlantic waters. There is a moderate risk of rip
currents across northern and southwestern Puerto Rico and some
coastal areas of southern Puerto Rico including the east coast of
Culebra and Vieques.
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