Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 232111
Weather Summary for Puerto Rico
National Weather Service San Juan PR
511 PM AST TUE AUG 23 2016
Partly to variably cloudy skies were observed across western
Puerto Rico as showers and thunderstorms developed during the
afternoon hours. Sunny to partly cloudy skies were observed
elsewhere. Temperatures were in the high 80s to lows 90s and
winds were from the northeast at 10 to 15 mph.
Weather conditions are expected to deteriorate late tonight and
into early Wednesday morning as a strong tropical wave moves
across the northeastern Caribbean. Based on the latest guidance,
there is an increasing potential for flooding rains across the
forecast area. For this reason a Flash Flood Watch has been issued
from early Wednesday through Wednesday Night.
Across the coastal waters, seas will be generally 2 to 5 feet
with winds of 10 to 15 knots. A gradual increase and
deterioration of winds and seas can be expected on Wednesday
through Thursday as the tropical wave moves across the regional
waters. Small craft advisories will be in effect for the offshore
Atlantic waters on Wednesday.
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.