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AWCA82 TJSJ 032045
RWSPR

WEATHER SUMMARY FOR PUERTO RICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
445 PM AST MON AUG 3 2015

PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY MONDAY MORNING
RAPIDLY GAVE WAY TO MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES AND MUCH DRIER CONDITIONS
BY MID MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES RANGED
FROM THE UPPER 70S AT THE HIGHER ALTITUDE OF THE CORDILLERA
CENTRAL TO THE LOWER TO MID 90S ALONG BOTH THE NORTH AND SOUTH
COASTS OF THE BIG ISLAND AND VIEQUES. THE WINDS WERE FROM THE EAST
AT 10 TO 15 MPH AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS AND 15 TO 20 MPH WITH HIGHER
GUSTS ALONG THE COAST.

A TROPICAL WAVE MOVED ACROSS THE LOCAL ISLANDS DURING SUNDAY NIGHT
AND MOVED OVER HISPANIOLA AWAY FROM THE LOCAL AREA EARLY MONDAY
MORNING. A MUCH DRIER AIRMASS AND MUCH MORE STABLE ATMOSPHERIC
CONDITIONS REPLACED THE TROPICAL WAVE. THIS WILL TEND TO INHIBIT
PRECIPITATION ACROSS THE REGION...EXCEPT FOR AN ISOLATED SHOWER
OR TWO THROUGH TUESDAY.

AN ATLANTIC HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL RAPIDLY BUILD WESTWARD AS THE
TROPICAL WAVE CONTINUES TO MOVE AWAY. THIS WILL RESULT IN A
MODERATE TO FRESH EAST FLOW ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS AT LEAST
THROUGH TUESDAY. MARINERS CAN EXPECT MOSTLY EAST WINDS AT 15 TO 20
KNOTS AND SEAS UP TO 6 IN EXPOSED WATERS. THEREFORE...THEY ARE
URGED TO EXERCISE CAUTION.

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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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