Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 262040
Weather Summary for Puerto Rico
National Weather Service San Juan PR
440 PM AST Sun Feb 26 2017
Sunny to partly cloudy skies were observed across the islands
during the day. Clouds and showers developed mainly across the Cordillera
Central and the western portions of Puerto Rico. Shower activity
across the island is expected to diminish near sunset.
Temperatures were in the mid 80s and the wind was from the
east to northeast between 10 to 15 mph with sea breeze
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 50s across
the higher elevations to the low 70s across coastal areas.
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, eastern and southern puerto Rico on Monday.
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