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AWCA82 TJSJ 222054
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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
454 PM AST FRI MAY 22 2015

SKIES WERE VARIABLY CLOUDY AND HAZY...AS MID TO HIGH LEVEL CLOUDS
CONTINUED TO STREAM EASTWARDS ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA. SOME SHALLOW
LOW LEVEL CLOUDS WERE ALSO NOTED MOVING FROM EAST TO WEST IN THE
PREVAILING TRADE WIND FLOW. SO FAR LIMITED OR NO SHOWER ACTIVITY
WAS OBSERVED ACROSS THE ISLANDS AND COASTAL WATERS DURING THE
AFTERNOON. EXCEPT FOR LOCAL SEA BREEZE VARIATIONS...WINDS WERE
GENERALLY FROM THE SOUTHEAST AT 10 TO 15 MPH WITH OCCASIONALLY
HIGHER GUSTS. AFTERNOON HIGH TEMPERATURES REACHED THE HIGH 80S
IN SOME COASTAL AREAS.

MOSTLY DRY AND STABLE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MUCH OF THE
WEEKEND...WITH NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER FEATURE FORECAST TO MOVE
ACROSS THE REGION FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. HOWEVER...THE
EASTERLY TRADES WILL TRANSPORT SUFFICIENT LOW LEVEL MOISTURE TO
BRING PASSING SHOWERS TO PARTS OF THE COASTAL AREAS DURING THE
EARLY MORNING HOURS. THIS WILL BE FOLLOWED BY MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES
WITH ONLY A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS ACTIVITY ACROSS THE ISLANDS
DURING THE AFTERNOONS.

ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS...MARINERS CAN EXPECT WINDS UP TO 15
KNOTS IN THE NEAR SHORE WATERS...AND UP TO 20 KNOTS OVER THE
OFFSHORE WATERS. SEAS WILL BE 5 FEET OR LESS THROUGH SATURDAY.

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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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