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AWCA82 TJSJ 312037
RWSPR

WEATHER SUMMARY FOR PUERTO RICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
437 PM AST SAT JAN 31 2015

PARTLY TO VARIABLY CLOUDY SKIES PREVAILED ACROSS THE LOCAL ISLANDS
AND SURROUNDING WATERS THIS AFTERNOON. THE DOPPLER WEATHER RADAR
DETECTED SCATTERED SHOWERS ACROSS CENTRAL INTERIOR AND WESTERN
SECTIONS OF PUERTO RICO AS WELL AS DOWNWIND OF CULEBRA AND VIEQUES.
WINDS WERE FROM THE EAST TO EAST NORTHEAST AT AROUND 10 MPH AND
THE COASTAL TEMPERATURES WERE IN THE LOW TO MID 80S.

THE LOCAL ISLANDS WILL CONTINUE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF A MID TO
UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WHICH WILL INTERACT WITH LOW LEVEL MOISTURE TO
PRODUCE CLOUDINESS...SHOWERS AND POSSIBLE THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE
ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE LOCAL ISLANDS DURING THE REST OF THE
AFTERNOON AND EARLY THIS EVENING. UNDER THE PREVAILING EAST TO
EAST NORTHEAST WIND FLOW...EXPECT THE DEVELOPMENT OF SHOWERS
ACROSS THE CENTRAL INTERIOR AND WESTERN SECTIONS OF PUERTO RICO
DURING THE REST OF THE AFTERNOON AND POSSIBLE SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
THE UPPER TROUGH IS EXPECTED TO SLOWLY LIFT OUT OF THE REGION
TONIGHT AND INTO SUNDAY WITH RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE GRADUALLY
STRENGTHENING. THEREFORE...A GENERALLY FAIR AND MAINLY STABLE
WEATHER PATTERN WITH BREEZY CONDITIONS IS THEN EXPECTED EARLY
NEXT WEEK.

A GENTLE TO MODERATE EAST TO EAST NORTHEAST WIND FLOW IS EXPECTED
ACROSS THE LOCAL WATERS TONIGHT...WITH LOCALLY FRESH WINDS ACROSS
THE OFFSHORE ATLANTIC WATERS. SEAS UP TO 6 FEET ARE EXPECTED
TONIGHT...BUILDING UP TO 7 FEET IN NORTH-NORTHWEST SWELLS ON
SUNDAY. THERE IS A MODERATE TO HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ACROSS
THE NORTH COAST OF MAINLAND PUERTO RICO AND CULEBRA.

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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.







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