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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR PUERTO RICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
533 PM AST FRI JUL 11 2014

PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES WERE OBSERVED ACROSS EASTERN HALF OF PUERTO
RICO...VIEQUES...CULEBRA AND THE SURROUNDING COASTAL WATERS DURING
THE MORNING HOURS WHILE MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES WERE OBSERVED OVER THE
WESTERN PORTIONS OF PUERTO RICO. ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS
AFFECTED THE EASTERN HALF OF PUERTO RICO EARLY IN THE MORNING AND
AGAIN EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON HOURS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WITH GUSTY WINDS AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING AFFECTED THE NORTHWESTERN
QUADRANT OF PUERTO RICO AS WELL AS PORTIONS OF THE SAN JUAN METROPOLITAN
AREA DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS. A WATERSPOUT WAS ALSO OBSERVED BY
A PILOT THIS AFTERNOON NEAR THE COAST OF AGUADA. WINDS WERE MAINLY
FROM THE EAST SOUTHEAST AT 10 TO 15 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS
ESPECIALLY NEAR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

DRIER AIR WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION TONIGHT. ISOLATED TO
SCATTERED SHOWERS POSSIBLE MAINLY OVER THE COASTAL WATERS AND THE
EASTERN HALF OF PUERTO RICO ON SATURDAY MORNING. SAHARAN DUST WILL
ENCOMPASS THE REGION DURING THE WEEKEND...LIMITING SOME OF THE
SHOWER ACTIVITY AND PRODUCING HAZY SKIES. HOWEVER...DUE TO DIURNAL
HEATING AND LOCAL EFFECTS...SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE
POSSIBLE ACROSS THE WESTERN PORTIONS OF PUERTO RICO...AS WELL AS
SOME SHOWERS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE SAN JUAN METROPOLITAN AREA DURING
THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

ACROSS THE LOCAL WATERS...SEAS OF 6 FEET OR LESS AND WINDS OF 20 KNOTS
OR LESS CAN BE EXPECTED. AS A RESULT...SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS ARE
URGED TO EXERCISE CAUTION DUE TO LOCALLY FRESH WINDS.

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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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