Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 260941 CCA
Weather Summary for Puerto Rico...CORRECTED
National Weather Service San Juan PR
541 AM AST TUE JUL 26 2016
Partly to variably cloudy skies were observed across the local
islands during the overnight hours. Showers and a few thunderstorms
associated with a tropical wave affected the islands since
midnight. Although...some showers moved inland over eastern Puerto
Rico, Culebra and Vieques, the rainfall accumulation were less
than three quarter of an inch. Winds over land prevailed mainly
from the east around 10 MPH with higher gust near the showers.
Showers and thunderstorms associated with the tropical wave will
affect the portions of the local islands throughout the day.
Moisture and instability will diminish on Wednesday...reducing
the shower coverage across forecast area. Then...unstable conditions
will likely return to the islands Thursday as an upper level
trough will relocate over the region. This will result in another
round of showers and thunderstorms late in the week.
Across the regional waters...seas up to 5 feet and east winds up
to 20 knots are expected. Small crafts should exercise caution
across the Atlantic waters. There is a moderate risk of rip
currents mainly across northern Puerto Rico and some coastal
areas of southeastern Puerto Rico including Culebra and Vieques.
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.