Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 302053
Weather Summary for the U.S. Virgin Islands
National Weather Service San Juan PR
453 PM AST FRI SEP 30 2016
Partly cloudy to variably cloudy skies were observed today across
the US Virgin Islands and surrounding waters. Trade wind showers
and isolated thunderstorms were noted across the waters...affecting
the local islands on occasion. The wind was mainly from the east
to northeast at 10-15 mph with higher gusts. Temperatures were in
the mid 80s to the low 90s across the coastal areas.
For tonight and early morning hours, brief passing showers with
possible isolated thunderstorms could affect the U.S. Virgin
Islands. Rainbands associated to Hurricane Mathew should stay
across the offshore Caribbean waters. Winds are expected mainly
from the East to Northeast at 10 to 15 mph with higher gusts
possible. For tomorrow, showers are expected to redevelop
downwind of the islands during the afternoon hours and move west
across the coastal waters.
Hazardous marine and surf zone conditions are expected, but
particularly across the Caribbean waters and coastlines. Please
refer to the latest coastal waters forecast and marine weather
messages issued by the National Weather Service WFO San Juan PR.
Seas will slowly improve through the weekend.
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.