Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWCA82 TJSJ 281010
Weather Summary for Puerto Rico
National Weather Service San Juan PR
610 AM AST Fri Apr 28 2017
Partly to mostly cloudy skies prevailed across the islands east
half, while mostly clear to partly cloudy skies prevailed across
the west end of Puerto Rico. Doppler radar indicated scattered to
numerous showers across the local waters and windward sections of
Puerto Rico, but without any significant rainfall accumulation.
Minimum temperatures ranged around the mid 70s along the coastal
areas to low and mid 60 in the mountains. Winds were mainly
eastward at around 10 mph.
Showers will continue across the windward areas. Shower activity
is expected to develop over the west and interior sections during
the afternoon hours. The east and north municipalities can expect
shower activity, with isolated thunderstorm during this period.
For Saturday and Sunday a similar weather pattern is forecast,
with showers in the morning across windward areas followed by
afternoon showers and thunderstorms across west Puerto Rico.
Intensity and coverage will increase as a trough establishes
north of the area through the weekend.
Mariners can expect seas up to 6 feet across the regional waters
and local passages with easterly winds between 15 and 20 knots.
Therefore, mariners should exercise caution across most of the
regional waters. There is a moderate risk of rip currents across
most of the local beaches, except for the west coastline.
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.