Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 310945 CCA
Weather Summary for Puerto Rico...CORRECTED
National Weather Service San Juan PR
545 AM AST TUE MAY 31 2016
Mostly cloudy skies were observed across the eastern half of Puerto
Rico...including Vieques and Culebra overnight and early morning.
Areas of showers and thunderstorms...with heavy rainfall...gusty
winds...and frequent lightning...moved across the eastern of half
Puerto Rico during the late night and early morning hours. The
Doppler Radar detected total rainfall accumulations of 1 to 2
inches of rain across several locations. Thunderstorms were also
observed across the Atlantic and Caribbean coastal waters. Winds
were mainly from the east southeast at 5 to 15 mph...with higher
gusts in and around showers and thunderstorms.
A moist and unstable air mass will continue to prevail across the
local islands during the next few days. This will result in
passing showers across the Eastern half of Puerto Rico as well as
Vieques and Culebra during the overnight and early morning hours...
followed by locally induced showers and thunderstorms developing
over and north of the Cordillera Central each afternoon.
Winds of 10 to 15 knots and seas up to 5 feet can be expected
across the local waters of Puerto Rico. A moderate risk of rip
currents is expected across most beaches of Puerto Rico...Vieques
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