Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 060850
Weather Summary for the U.S. Virgin Islands
National Weather Service San Juan PR
450 AM AST Tue Dec 6 2016
Clear to partly cloudy skies were observed overnight across the
U.S. Virgin Islands. There were a few showers that were observed
over the local islands but the accumulations were minimal. The
overnight minimum temperatures were mainly in the mid 70s and the
wind was light and variable.
A mid level ridge continues to dominate the local area limiting
the vertical development of the showers. However...scattered
passing showers are expected across the local islands for the next
Mariners can expect seas generally 4 to 6 feet and east winds at
10 to 15 knots across the regional waters today as a north swell
will continue to reach the Atlantic Waters. There is a moderate to
high risk of rip currents across the Atlantic coast of Saint
Thomas while some north facing beaches in Saint Croix and Saint
John have a moderate risk.
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