Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 230853
Weather Summary for Puerto Rico
National Weather Service San Juan PR
453 AM AST Sun Apr 23 2017
Partly cloudy skies prevailed across Puerto Rico during the
overnight hours. Isolated to scattered showers were noted mainly
across the waters...with light showers moving from the Mona
Passage into the western sections of PR after 4 am. Temperatures
ranged from the low to mid 70s along the coastal areas to the low
60s across the higher elevations. Winds were light and variable
over land areas.
Moisture will continue to increase across the region and trough
pattern will aid to the development of thunderstorms through at
least late Tuesday night across the forecast area. Mostly cloudy
skies are expected with periods of torrential rainfall at times.
Urban and small stream flooding is expected with this activity.
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 today.
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