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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
533 AM AST THU MAR 5 2015

MOSTLY CLEAR TO PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES PREVAILED ACROSS THE LOCAL
ISLANDS DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. A FEW LIGHT TRADE WIND SHOWERS
WERE OBSERVED MOVING ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS AND BRIEFLY AFFECTING
SOME OF THE ISLANDS. HOWEVER...NO SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS WERE
REPORTED OR DETECTED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER WEATHER
RADAR. WINDS WERE GENERALLY FROM THE EAST NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH
WITH OCCASIONALLY HIGHER GUSTS ACCOMPANYING THE SHOWERS AND ALONG
THE COASTAL AREAS.

A GENERALLY FAIR AND STABLE WEATHER PATTERN IS EXPECTED FOR THE
NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. THE BRISK EASTERLY TRADE WINDS WILL HOWEVER
CONTINUE TO TRANSPORT PATCHES OF SHALLOW LOW LEVEL CLOUDS ACROSS
THE REGION FROM TIME TO TIME. AS A RESULT...A FEW SHOWERS MAY FORM
AND QUICKLY STREAM ACROSS SOME OF THE ISLANDS. HOWEVER...MOSTLY
SUNNY AND FAIR WEATHER SKIES SHOULD PREVAIL. NO SIGNIFICANT
RAINFALL ACCUMULATIONS ARE FORECAST FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.

ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS...HAZARDOUS AND ROUGH SEAS WILL CONTINUE...
WITH SEAS UP TO 8 FEET AND WINDS UP TO 23 KNOTS EXPECTED FOR THE NEXT
FEW DAYS. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES REMAIN IN EFFECT FOR MOST OF THE
WATERS THROUGH AT LEAST THE END OF THE WORK WEEK.

FOR THE LOCAL BEACH GOERS AND VISITORS...THE SURF ZONE FORECAST CALLS
FOR LOW TO MODERATE RISK OF DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE NORTHERN
VIRGIN ISLANDS AND ADJACENT ISLANDS AND HIGH RISK FOR THE ISLANDS
OF SAINT CROIX. FOR ADDITIONAL INFO...PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST
SURF ZONE FORECAST ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WFO SAN JUAN
PR.

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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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