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Weather Summary for Puerto Rico
National Weather Service San Juan PR
535 PM AST SAT JUL 30 2016

Sunny to partly cloudy skies were observed across the local islands
Today. Brief but heavy showers with gusty winds affected parts of
the islands as well as the surrounding coastal waters during the
mid afternoon hours. This activity was associated with a band of
showers and thunderstorms of a strong tropical wave located around
500 miles to the east of the Leeward Islands. Winds were mostly
from the east to northeast at 10 to 20 mph with higher gusts near
showers. Maximum temperatures were in the low to mid 90s, mainly
across the south coast of Puerto Rico.

The strong tropical wave is expected to move across the islands
on Sunday. Showers and thunderstorms should be more frequent
during the overnight hours through Sunday afternoon. A flash flood
watch is in effect from Sunday morning through at least Sunday
evening for all local islands. Moisture associated to the wave
will linger through Monday morning. Fair weather conditions should
return from Tuesday through early Thursday, before the next
tropical wave affects the local area through Friday.

Across the regional waters...seas increasing between 6 to 8
feet and east winds up to 20 knots are expected through Sunday.
Gusty winds are expected with showers and thunderstorms. Small
craft advisories are in effect through Sunday across much of the
waters. A moderate to high risk of rip currents is expected
across the islands on Sunday.


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