Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 090938 CCA
Weather Summary for Puerto Rico
National Weather Service San Juan PR
518 AM AST Fri Dec 9 2016
Partly to variably cloudy skies were observed across the forecast
area during the overnight and early morning hours. Showers moved
over the northeastern portions of Puerto Rico, leaving minor
rainfall accumulations. Easterly wave continued across the
Caribbean Sea with numerous showers and thunderstorm activity
noted over the offshore Caribbean waters. The overnight
temperatures across coastal areas were in the low to mid 70s. The
wind was light and variable over land areas.
For the rest of the morning hours, similar conditions are expected
with limited shower activity across the eastern portions of the
island. Followed by a slight increase in low level moisture due to
the easterly wave, however, shower development is forecast to be
mainly over the western sections of Puerto Rico.
Mariners can expect seas generally 4 to 6 feet and easterly winds at
10 to 15 knots and up to 20 knots across the southern waters.
There is a moderate risk of rip currents across Culebra, Vieques and
the Atlantic and Caribbean facing beaches of Puerto Rico.
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