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AWCA82 TJSJ 220908
RWSPR

WEATHER SUMMARY FOR PUERTO RICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
508 AM AST FRI AUG 22 2014

LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM AND ITS ASSOCIATED TROPICAL WAVE SLOWLY MADE
ITS WAY INTO THE LOCAL AREA DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS STARTED AFFECTING PUERTO RICO...VIEQUES...AND
CULEBRA. WINDS HAVE BEEN MAINLY FROM THE EAST AT ABOUT 10
MPH...GUSTING OVER 20 MPH NEAR THE THUNDERSTORMS. OVERNIGHT
MINIMUM TEMPERATURES WERE INT HE UPPER 70S AND LOWER 80S ACROSS
THE LOWER ELEVATIONS...WHILE THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS WERE IN THE
MID TO UPPER 60S.

FOR TODAY AND EARLY SATURDAY...THE AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO
BRING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL AND
FREQUENT LIGHTNING. FOUR TO SIX INCHES OF RAIN COULD BE OBSERVED
ACROSS PORTIONS OF PUERTO RICO BEFORE THE EVENT IS OVER. WINDS
WILL SHIFT FROM AN EASTERLY TO A SOUTHEASTERLY DIRECTION LATE IN
THE MORNING. ONCE THIS WIND SHIFT OCCURS...SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO BECOME MORE PERSISTENT ACROSS PUERTO
RICO.

ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS...SEAS UP TO 10 FEET AND WINDS UP TO 23
KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING.

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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.





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