Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 230916
Weather Summary for Puerto Rico
National Weather Service San Juan PR
516 AM AST SAT JUL 23 2016
Clear to partly cloudy skies were observed across the islands
tonight. Light passing trade wind showers reached coastal areas
of north and eastern Puerto Rico, rainfall was not significant.
Temperatures were in the mid 70s to low 80s across coastal areas.
The wind was light from the east to northeast.
For Today, periods of light passing showers are expected across
windward areas during the morning hours followed by locally
induced showers across the western and southwestern sections of Puerto
Rico during the afternoon hours. Maximum temperatures are
expected to reach the lower 90 degrees and winds should increase
from the northeast at 10 to 20 mph. An increase in trade wind
showers is expected later tonight into Sunday.
Across the waters...seas up to 5 feet and east to northeast winds
up to 20 knots are expected. Small crafts should exercise caution
across both Atlantic and Caribbean waters. There is a moderate
risk of rip currents across much of northern Puerto Rico and some
coastal areas of southern Puerto Rico including Vieques.
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