Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 232036
Weather Summary for Puerto Rico
National Weather Service San Juan PR
436 PM AST Sun Apr 23 2017
Cloudy skies prevailed across most of Puerto Rico this afternoon.
A line of showers affected the southeast section of Puerto Rico.
Rainfall accumulations were between one quarter to half inch in
localized areas. Maximum temperatures ranged from the upper 70s to
low 80s in the mountains to mid to upper 80s in lower elevations.
Winds were mainly southeast at 10 to 15 mph.
Moisture will continue to increase across the region. A trough
pattern will aid to the development of showers and possible
thunderstorms through at least late Tuesday night across the
forecast area. Mostly cloudy skies are expected with periods
moderate to heavy rainfall at times.
Hazardous seas will continue through at least late Monday
due to a long period northerly swell. Small craft advisories
continue in effect for much of the Atlantic waters and Caribbean
passages due to seas up to 8 feet. East to southeast winds will
continue between 15 to 20 knots. A high risk of rip currents is
expected to continue through early next week along the northern
beaches of the islands. A high surf advisory is in effect for the
northern beaches of Puerto Rico through Monday morning.
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