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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR PUERTO RICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
752 AM AST SAT APR 30 2016

CLOUDY SKIES PREVAILED ACROSS THE ISLANDS OVERNIGHT. THUNDERSTORMS
WERE OBSERVED ACROSS THE MONA PASSAGE...THE ATLANTIC AND
CARIBBEAN OFFSHORE WATERS. THEN EARLY IN THE MORNING SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORM MOVED OVER THE SOUTHERN AND WESTERN SECTIONS OF
PUERTO RICO AS WELL AS OVER THE EAST COAST. PRELIMINARY RAINFALL
AMOUNTS WERE AROUND TWO INCHES OF RAINFALL ACROSS FAJARDO AND
LUQUILLO. PRELIMINARY RAINFALL ESTIMATES INDICATED BETWEEN 1 AND 2
INCHES OF RAIN. THE HIGHER AMOUNTS WERE OBSERVED ACROSS THE
SOUTHEASTERN MUNICIPALITIES OF PUERTO RICO. SEVERAL FLOOD
ADVISORIES...FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS AND SPECIAL MARINE WARNINGS WERE
ISSUED ALONG THE COASTAL MUNICIPALITIES OF PUERTO RICO AND FOR THE
SURROUNDING COASTAL WATERS.

MOISTURE ALONG WITH THE UNSTABLE CONDITIONS ALOFT WILL PROMOTE THE
DEVELOPMENT OF SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACROSS THE SURROUNDING
WATERS AND LOCAL ISLANDS TODAY. ALTHOUGH THERE WILL BE OCCASIONAL
BREAKS IN THE RAINFALL ACTIVITY OVER THE ISLANDS DURING THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS...EXPECT A HUMID AND UNSTABLE WEATHER
PATTERN TO CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

MARINERS CAN EXPECT SEAS UP TO 6 FEET ACROSS THE ATLANTIC OFFSHORE
WATERS...AS A RESULT SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS SHOULD EXERCISE
CAUTION. ELSEWHERE...EXPECT SEAS AT 2 TO 5 FEET AND A SOUTHERLY
WIND FLOW AROUND 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY TO
CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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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.



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