Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 260904
Weather Summary for the U.S. Virgin Islands
National Weather Service San Juan PR
504 AM AST Sun Mar 26 2017
Variable cloudy skies prevailed across the local islands overnight
and early this morning. Doppler radar indicated scattered showers
across the surrounding waters, but not significant precipitation
was observed over land areas so far this morning. Temperatures
were in the mid to upper 70s under and a south southwest wind
flow up to 10 mph.
Environmental conditions are favorable and conducive for periods
of showers with thunderstorms through early the upcoming week due
to the proximity of a mid to upper level trough and plenty of low
level moisture. As this feature weakens Monday and into Tuesday,
the low level moisture across the local islands is expected to
erode. Therefore, through at least Monday, continue to expect
shower activity across the local islands at times. A fair weather
pattern with limited shower activity is expected by midweek.
Hazardous seas will continue to prevail across the local waters as
a north northwest swell continues to affect the area. Seas up to
10 feet are expected this morning, but subsiding this afternoon.
A high risk of rip currents is in effect for the northern
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conditions may change between issuances. Please verify the status
of any Watches...Warnings or Advisories mentioned in this product.