Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 080853
Weather Summary for Puerto Rico
National Weather Service San Juan PR
453 AM AST Thu Dec 8 2016
Partly cloudy skies prevailed across the local islands during
the overnight and early morning hours. Isolated showers were
observed across eastern Puerto Rico as well as the Caribbean
waters. Overnight minimum temperatures ranged from the low 70s
to the upper 70s across the lower elevations and in the mid to
upper 60s across the higher elevation.
Showers embedded in the trades at times as well as limited
afternoon convection across west Puerto Rico still expected
today under a mid level ridge and available low level moisture.
The chance of passing showers with isolated thunderstorms will
increase tonight and into Friday as an easterly disturbance moves
across the eastern Caribbean. The bulk of moisture associated
with this feature is expected to remain south of the local
Mariners can expect seas generally 4 to 6 feet and easterly winds
at 15 to 20 knots. There is a high risk of rip currents across
the Atlantic facing beaches of Puerto Rico and Culebra.
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of any Watches...Warnings or Advisories mentioned in this product.