Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 300949
Weather Summary for Puerto Rico
National Weather Service San Juan PR
549 AM AST SAT JUL 30 2016
Partly cloudy skies were observed across Puerto Rico overnight
and early this morning. Isolated showers affected Vieques,
Culebra, Eastern sections of Puerto Rico as well as the
surrounding coastal waters overnight. Winds were mostly from the
East at around 10 mph with some higher gusts near showers.
For the rest of the morning hours, isolated passing showers will
continue to affect the local waters, Vieques, Culebra and the
Eastern sections of Puerto Rico. A drier air mass will encompass
the region today. However...for this afternoon limited low level
moisture will combine with daytime heating and local effects to
produce a new round of showers mainly across western and
southwestern Puerto Rico.
A very strong tropical wave will move across the local region
between Sunday and Monday. Moisture associated with this wave will
begin to affect the local area late tonight. This feature will
bring a significant increase in cloudiness, showers and
thunderstorms across the local islands through Monday afternoon.
Across the regional waters...seas up to 7 feet and east winds up
to 20 knots are expected. There is a moderate risk of rip currents
along most of Puerto Rico`s coasts. Winds and seas will increase
over the weekend and small craft advisories continues in effect
for some Atlantic and outer Caribbean waters.
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.