Drought Information Statement
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6
000
AXCA72 TJSJ 011945
DGTSJU
PRC001-003-005-007-009-011-013-015-017-019-021-023-025-027-029-
031-033-035-037-039-041-043-045-047-049-051-053>055-057-059-061-
063-065-067-069-071-073-075-077-079-081-083-085-087-089-091-093-
095-097-099-101-103-105-107-109-111-113-115-117-119-121-123-125-
127-129-131-133-135-137-139-141-143-145-147-149-151-153-VIC010-
020-030-020745-

DROUGHT INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
345 PM AST THU DEC 1 2016

...THERE IS NO DROUGHT CONDITIONS OBSERVED ACROSS THE FORECAST
AREA...

&&

SYNOPSIS...WETTING RAINS ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA RESULTED IN THE REMOVAL
OF ABNORMALLY DRY CONDITIONS ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL, SOUTHEAST
MAINLAND PUERTO RICO AS WELL AS ACROSS VIEQUES.

&&

CLIMATE SUMMARY...ALTHOUGH NOVEMBER IS USUALLY A CLIMATOLOGICALLY
WET MONTH ACROSS THE LOCAL ISLANDS, NOVEMBER 2016 CAN BE DESCRIBED
AS EXTREMELY WET WITH A SIGNIFICANT SURPLUS ACROSS MOST OF PUERTO
RICO. THE MOIST AND UNSTABLE WEATHER PATTERN OBSERVED WAS THE
RESULT OF PERSISTENT TROFINESS WITH PLENTY OF LOW LEVEL MOISTURE.

&&

EXTENDED FORECAST...BASED ON THE CARICOF FORECAST...RAINFALL
ACROSS THE AREA WILL LIKELY BE NEAR TO ABOVE NORMAL DURING THE
NEXT FEW MONTHS.

&&

HYDROLOGIC SUMMARY...THE 28-DAY AVERAGE STREAMFLOW MEASURED BY
THE USGS GAGING NETWORK SHOWS THAT MOST LOCATIONS ACROSS EASTERN
PUERTO RICO ARE RUNNING WITHIN THE NORMAL TO ABOVE NORMAL RANGE.
SEVERAL STREAMFLOWS ACROSS WESTERN PUERTO RICO ARE RUNNING MUCH
ABOVE NORMAL.

&&

NEXT ISSUANCE...THIS IS THE LAST ISSUANCE.

&&

RELATED WEB

U.S. DROUGHT MONITOR...
HTTP://WWW.DROUGHT.UNL.EDU/DM/MONITOR.HTML NOAA

NWS...
HTTP://WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/SJU/
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/AHPS

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS ABOUT THIS DROUGHT
INFORMATION STATEMENT...PLEASE CONTACT...

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE
4000 CARRETERA 190
CAROLINA, PR 00979
PHONE: 787-253-4586
EMAIL: SR-SJU.WEBMASTER@NOAA.GOV

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.