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AWCA82 TJSJ 201942
RWSVI

WEATHER SUMMARY FOR THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
342 PM AST WED AUG 20 2014

PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES PREVAILED ACROSS THE ISLANDS TODAY WITH
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS OBSERVED. COASTAL TEMPERATURES WERE
AROUND 90 DEGREES.

AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH OVER HISPANIOLA WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT THE
NORTHEAST CARIBBEAN AS THE EASTERLY TRADE WINDS PUSH DEEP MOISTURE
ACROSS THE AREA. A MUCH WETTER WEATHER PATTERN IS FORECAST FOR THE
LATTER PART OF THE WORKWEEK AND INTO THE UPCOMING WEEKEND. AN
ORGANIZED AREA OF LOW PRESSURE EAST OF THE LESSER ANTILLES WILL
ENTER THE EAST CARIBBEAN LATE THURSDAY. THIS FEATURE WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE NORTHEAST CARIBBEAN FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...BRINGING
A SIGNIFICANT INCREASE IN DEEP TROPICAL MOISTURE. WINDS WILL
STRENGTHEN OUT OF THE EAST AND NORTHEAST AS WELL...WITH GUSTS
EXCEEDING 35 MPH AFTER SUNSET THURSDAY.

ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS...WINDS UP TO 21 KNOTS AND SEAS UP TO 5
FEET ARE EXPECTED OVERNIGHT...INCREASING THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES ARE ANTICIPATED.

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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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