Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 250750
Weather Summary for the U.S. Virgin Islands
National Weather Service San Juan PR
350 AM AST Sat Feb 25 2017
Skies were mostly clear to partly cloudy across the region overnight.
Few showers were observed across the coastal waters mainly between the
U.S Virgin islands and eastern Puerto Rico. No shower activity was
observed or reported over land areas. Early morning temperatures
were in the low to mid 70s along the coastal areas. Winds were mostly
light and variable to calm over land areas.
An overall dry and stable air mass will continue to dominate the
local weather pattern today, under a prevailing light southeasterly
wind flow. A few clouds and isolated showers may form over the coastal
waters north and west of the islands today but mostly sunny and fair
weather skies can be expected in most areas. Except for local sea breeze
variations, winds will be mainly from the southeast at 5 to 10 mph.
Afternoon high temperatures will be in the low to mid 80s.
Seas are to continue to subside today across the coastal waters
due to a slowly fading northerly swell. Small craft advisories
will however remain in effect at least until 8 am ast this morning
for the local offshore Atlantic waters due to seas of up to 7
feet. Elsewhere small craft should exercise caution. There is a
high risk of rip current for the north facing beaches of the
northern U.S Virgin Islands.
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.