Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 232054
Weather Summary for the U.S. Virgin Islands
National Weather Service San Juan PR
454 PM AST TUE AUG 23 2016
Sunny to partly cloudy skies were observed across the U.S. Virgin
Islands this afternoon. Light showers were observed mainly over
the waters. Temperatures were in the lows 90s and winds were from
the northeast around 10 mph with higher gusts.
Weather conditions are expected to deteriorate late tonight and
into early Wednesday morning as a strong tropical wave moves
across the northeast Caribbean. Based on the latest guidance,
there is an increasing potential for flooding rains across the
forecast area. For this reason a Flash Flood Watch has been issued
from early Wed through Wed Night.
Marine conditions will deteriorate overnight as this tropical
wave moves across the northeast Caribbean. Seas will increase
5 to 7 feet with occasionally seas 8 to 9 feet.
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.