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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook...CORRECTED
National Weather Service San Juan PR
724 AM AST Sun Mar 29 2020

St. Thomas St. John adjacent Islands-St Croix-
Nearshore Atlantic and adjacent Caribbean Coastal Waters-
724 AM AST Sun Mar 29 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the U.S. Virgin Islands and the
adjacent Coastal Waters.

.Day One...Today and Tonight

.Wind...Sustained winds up to 20 MPH (17 knots) are expected mainly
over the local offshore waters, and along the coastal areas during
the afternoon hours.

.Waves...Choppy seas up to 7 feet expected over the offshore Atlantic
waters...and 4 to 6 feet elsewhere

.Rip Currents...There is a high risk of rip currents for the
northwestern beaches of Saint Thomas and a moderate risk of rip
currents for the remaining beaches of the U.S. Virgin Islands.

.Days Two through Seven...Monday through Saturday

There is a moderate risk of rip currents for all beaches of Saint
Croix through Tuesday and some of the northwest beaches of Saint
Thomas through Monday, due to moderate to fresh east to northeast
trade winds.

.Spotter information statement...

Widespread spotter activation is not anticipated, however individual
spotters are encouraged to report flooding and rip currents to
the National Weather Service in San Juan.


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