Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 250859
Weather Summary for the U.S. Virgin Islands
National Weather Service San Juan PR
459 AM AST THU AUG 25 2016
Cloudy skies prevailed overnight over the U.S. Virgin Islands,
some showers moved inland producing periods of moderate to heavy
rainfall. Most of showers and thunderstorms developed across the
Atlantic Offshore and Coastal waters. Coastal temperatures were in
the high 70s and low 80s and the winds were mainly from the south
at less than 10 mph.
Lingering moisture associated with yesterday`s Tropical wave will
remain across the area. This combined with local effects will
produce shower activity across the surrounding waters, and some
of them will move inland. Some of this showers and thunderstorms
could produce periods of moderate to heavy downpours.
Seas will continue at 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9
feet, diminishing at around 6 feet late this morning across the
Atlantic Offshore waters. Therefore small craft advisory continues
in effect until 10:00 am. Elsewhere, small craft operators should
exercise caution due to seas up to 6 and winds around 20 knots
with gusty winds near showers.
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.