Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 302048
Weather Summary for Puerto Rico
National Weather Service San Juan PR
448 PM AST FRI SEP 30 2016
Partly cloudy to variably cloudy skies were observed today across
the local islands and surrounding waters. Trade wind showers and
isolated thunderstorms were noted across the waters as well as
most of Puerto Rico in the afternoon. The wind was mainly from the
east to northeast at 10-15 mph with higher gusts. Maximum
temperatures were in the mid 80s to the low 90s across coastal
For tonight, brief passing showers could affect the north and
eastern coastal areas of the islands. Rainbands associated to
Hurricane Mathew should stay over the offshore Caribbean waters.
Winds overnight are expected mainly from the east to northeast at
10 to 15 mph with higher gusts possible. For tomorrow afternoon,
passing showers and isolated thunderstorms are expected across the
western interior portions of Puerto Rico.
Hazardous marine and surf zone conditions are expected to continue,
particularly across the Caribbean waters and coastlines. Please
refer to the latest coastal waters forecast and marine weather
messages issued by the National Weather Service WFO San Juan PR.
Seas will slowly improve through the weekend, except across the
Mona Passage and the offshore Caribbean waters.
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.