Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 262048
Weather Summary for the U.S. Virgin Islands
National Weather Service San Juan PR
448 PM AST Sun Feb 26 2017
Mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies were observed across the
islands during the day. Clouds and showers developed mainly due
to streamers around noon today. Rainfall was just a few hundredths
of an inch over the western portions of the islands. Temperatures
were in the mid 80s and the wind was from the east between 10 to
15 mph with sea breeze variations.
Trade wind showers will increase overnight across the coastal
waters and parts of the islands from time to time at least through
Monday. Winds will be from the east at 10 to 15 mph with breezier
conditions expected later this evening as high pressure builds
north of the region and the trade winds increase over the next few
days. Overnight temperatures will range from the high 60s to the
Increasing trade winds are expected through early next week.
Winds up to 20 knots with occasional higher gusts can be then
expected with wind driven seas increasing to 7 feet across the
Atlantic waters and the Anegada passage on Monday night. A
moderate risk of rip currents will continue across most of the
beaches of northern St. Thomas and across St. Croix on Monday.
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conditions may change between issuances. Please verify the status
of any Watches...Warnings or Advisories mentioned in this product.