Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 242106
Weather Summary for the U.S. Virgin Islands
National Weather Service San Juan PR
506 PM AST WED AUG 24 2016
Mostly cloudy skies were observed across the U.S. Virgin Islands
Today. Showers and thunderstorms associated to a strong tropical
wave left between 1 to 2 inches of rain across the islands as of
4 pm ast. Coastal temperatures were in the mid to high 80s and the
winds were mainly from the south around 10 mph...with higher gusts
near showers or thunderstorms.
Flash flood watch continues through this evening. Tropical wave
will continue to produce showers and thunderstorms mainly across
the coastal waters of the islands. However, a few of them can
reach portions of the islands through the overnight into the
morning hours of Thursday.
Seas will continue at 8 to 10 feet across the Atlantic waters...
decreasing 5 to 7 feet on Thursday. Also, mariners can expect
seas around 20 knots with gusty winds near thunderstorms. Small
craft advisory continues in effect across most of the local
waters through this evening and until Thursday morning across the
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.