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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook...CORRECTED
National Weather Service San Juan PR
534 AM AST Fri Feb 28 2020

St. Thomas St. John adjacent Islands-St Croix-
Nearshore Atlantic and adjacent Caribbean Coastal Waters-
534 AM AST Fri Feb 28 2020

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

.Day One...Today and Tonight

.Waves...Choppy seas up of between 4 and 6 feet expected across
portions of the Atlantic waters and Anegada Passage.

.Rip Currents...There is a moderate risk of rip currents for the north
facing beaches of U.S. Virgin Islands, Saint Thomas and Saint John.

.Days Two through Seven...Saturday through Thursday

A moderate risk of rip currents are forecast over the next several
days for the U.S. Virgin Islands. A frontal boundary is forecast to
move into the forecast area late Sunday or early Monday morning. The
front boundary will increase rain chances, and cause hazardous seas
early next week. Seas and winds will increase across the local
waters next week.

.Spotter information statement...

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


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