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AWCA82 TJSJ 232132
RWSPR

WEATHER SUMMARY FOR PUERTO RICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
532 PM AST SUN NOV 23 2014

SUNNY TO PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES PREVAILED ACROSS PUERTO RICO...
VIEQUES AND CULEBRA THIS AFTERNOON. THE DOPPLER WEATHER RADAR
DETECTED ONLY ISOLATED PASSING SHOWERS ACROSS EASTERN SECTIONS OF
PUERTO RICO EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. NOT SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION
WAS DETECTED ACROSS THE REGION TODAY. WINDS WERE FROM THE EAST AT
15 TO 20 MPH WITH SOME HIGHER GUSTS IN COASTAL AREAS.

AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD OVER THE REGION FOR
THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. THIS FEATURE WILL LIMIT THE DEVELOPMENT
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE LOCAL ISLANDS. THEREFORE...
DRIER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH AT LEAST TUESDAY.
HOWEVER...THE TRADE WIND FLOW WILL CONTINUE TO TRANSPORT SMALL
PATCHES OF MOISTURE PRODUCING ISOLATED SHOWERS OVER EASTERN PUERTO
RICO DURING THE OVERNIGHT AND EARLY MORNING HOURS.

ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES WILL CONTINUE
IN EFFECT FOR MOST OF THE REGIONAL WATERS DUE TO SEAS UP TO 8
FEET AND EASTERLY TRADE WINDS UP TO 22 KNOTS. THESE CONDITIONS
WILL CONTINUE THROUGH AT LEAST MIDWEEK.

THERE IS A MODERATE TO HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FOR THE NORTH AND
EAST FACING BEACHES. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST SURF ZONE FORECAST
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

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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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