Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 272121
Weather Summary for Puerto Rico
National Weather Service San Juan PR
521 PM AST WED JUL 27 2016
The day was hazy and hot across most of Puerto Rico today.
However, the western and northwestern sections of the island
observed numerous showers and some strong thunderstorms in the
afternoon hours. The doppler radar estimated over 3 inches of rain
over Anasco where also small hail was reported. Other areas across
the western interior of Puerto Rico received 1 to 2 inches of
rain. The daytime maximum temperatures were in the low 90s across
the lower elevations and in the mid 80s across the higher
For tonight into Thursday morning, isolated to scattered passing
showers are expected to affect the local waters and the eastern
sections of Puerto Rico. For Thursday afternoon, once again
showers and thunderstorms are expected. This time the rainfall
coverage could be slightly more generalized with the heaviest
showers across western Puerto Rico as well as across portions of
South-southwestern Puerto Rico.
Across the regional waters...seas up to 5 feet and east winds up
to 20 knots are expected. There is a moderate risk of rip
currents mainly across northern Puerto Rico and some coastal areas
of southwestern and southeastern Puerto Rico.
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.