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AWCA82 TJSJ 040926
RWSVI

WEATHER SUMMARY FOR THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
526 AM AST SAT JUL 4 2015

A FEW SHOWERS BRUSHED BY THE ISLANDS OVERNIGHT AND ONE HUNDREDTH OF
AN INCH WAS RECORDED IN FREDERIKSTED OVERNIGHT. OTHERWISE SKIES
WERE PARTLY CLOUDY UNDER A WANING FULL MOON. TEMPERATURES RANGED
FROM THE LOWER 80S TO THE MID 70S. BREEZY CONDITIONS PREVAILED
WITH 15 TO 20 MPH WINDS FROM THE EAST NORTHEAST.

THE TROPICAL WAVE THAT PASSED YESTERDAY WILL BRING DRIER AIR AND
A WIND SURGE TODAY. TEMPERATURES WILL RISE TO 85 TO 90 DEGREE AND
FEW SHOWERS WILL BE SEEN. SHOWERS OVER THE LOCAL WATERS WILL ALSO
MOVE AWAY LEAVING MOSTLY CLEAR BUT HAZY SKIES. IT WILL CONTINUE
DRY TONIGHT.

THE BREEZY CONDITIONS HAVE BEEN GENERATING WAVE ACTION ON THE
BEACHES THAT WILL BRING A MODERATE TO HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS
TODAY. THE HIGHEST RISK IS IN AND AROUND SAINT CROIX...BUT LIFE
THREATENING RIP CURRENTS CAN OCCUR ANYWHERE TODAY.

ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS...SEAS WILL BE 4 TO 7 FEET THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. EXPECT WINDS BETWEEN 14 AND 20 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL REMAIN IN EFFECT FOR MOST OF THE
OFFSHORE WATERS AND PASSAGES BUT ELSEWHERE SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS
SHOULD 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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