Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR PUERTO RICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
618 AM AST FRI APR 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...SCATTERED SHOWERS FELL OVER NORTHEAST PUERTO RICO
AND FROM LAS MARIAS TO SAN JUAN...BUT MOST AREAS OF PUERTO RICO
AND THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS REMAINED DRY DURING THE LAST 24
HOURS. THE AREA OF MOISTURE APPROACHING YESTERDAY MORNING DID
ARRIVE AND SUFFICIENT LEVELS OF RELATIVE HUMIDITY ARE EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE THROUGH AT LEAST MONDAY TO KEEP RELATIVE HUMIDITY FROM
REACHING CRITICAL LEVELS...NEVERTHELESS LESS THAN NORMAL CLOUD
COVER AND GREATER THAN NORMAL TEMPERATURES ARE ENHANCING THE
OVERALL DRYING OF ALL AREAS AND THE OVERALL FLAMMABILITY OF FUELS
WILL TO CONTINUE TO INCREASE FOR THE REST OF THIS WEEK AND NEXT IN
THOSE AREAS THAT DO NOT RECEIVE MORE THAN A NOMINAL AMOUNT OF
RAIN. AS THE UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OVER THE AREA BUILDS AND THE
SURFACE RIDGE OUT OF THE EASTERN ATLANTIC CONTINUES OVER THE AREA
THESE CONDITIONS WILL WORSEN THROUGH AT LEAST TUESDAY. FORTUNATELY
SURFACE GRADIENTS WILL REMAIN WEAK AND WINDS WILL GENERALLY NOT
REACH CRITICAL LEVELS FOR THE NEXT 5 DAYS.


PRZ014-251030-
SOUTH COASTAL PLAINS AND MONA ISLAND-
INCLUDING...SOUTH COASTAL PLAINS AND MONA ISLAND
618 AM AST FRI APR 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      88 (+1)      68 (-3)      88
RH % (24H TREND)      56 (-1)      100 (+6)     55
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   E  7                      E  7
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE 10        E  6         SE 10

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

PRZ015-251030-
SOUTHERN HILLS-
INCLUDING...SOUTHERN HILLS
618 AM AST FRI APR 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            20
TEMP (24H TREND)      87 (+2)      65 (-3)      86
RH % (24H TREND)      58 (+1)      100 (+7)     56
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SE  6                     SE  5
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  9        LGT/VAR      SE  8

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

PRZ016-251030-
NORTH COASTAL PLAINS-
INCLUDING...NORTH COASTAL PLAINS
618 AM AST FRI APR 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           0            30
TEMP (24H TREND)      89 (+3)      67 (-5)      89
RH % (24H TREND)      54 (-5)      100 (+12)    50
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   NE  8        SE  5        NE  8

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

PRZ017-251030-
NORTHERN HILLS-
INCLUDING...NORTHERN HILLS
618 AM AST FRI APR 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLEAR        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           0            40
TEMP (24H TREND)      89 (+2)      64 (-5)      89
RH % (24H TREND)      53 (-3)      100 (+9)     47
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   N  6         LGT/VAR      N  6

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

PRZ018-251030-
WEST COAST-
INCLUDING...WEST COAST
618 AM AST FRI APR 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            10
TEMP (24H TREND)      90 (+1)      66 (-5)      88
RH % (24H TREND)      54 (+2)      100 (+7)     57
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SE  8                     SE  7
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  9        E  5         SE  9

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

PRZ019-251030-
EASTERN INTERIOR-
INCLUDING...EASTERN INTERIOR
618 AM AST FRI APR 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      89 (+3)      67 (-4)      89
RH % (24H TREND)      53 (-4)      100 (+9)     50
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SE  7                     SE  6
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  9        S  6         SE  8

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

PRZ022-251030-
LUQUILLO MOUNTAIN RANGE-
INCLUDING...LUQUILLO MOUNTAIN RANGE
618 AM AST FRI APR 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            10
TEMP (24H TREND)      86 (+3)      63 (-5)      86
RH % (24H TREND)      57 (-5)      100 (+5)     59
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SE  9                     S  6
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   S 11         S  9         S 10

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

PRZ023-251030-
CENTRAL MOUNTAIN RANGE-
INCLUDING...CENTRAL MOUNTAIN RANGE
618 AM AST FRI APR 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            30
TEMP (24H TREND)      88 (+4)      62 (-5)      86
RH % (24H TREND)      56 (0)       100 (+7)     55
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SE  7                     SE  5
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  6        LGT/VAR      SE  6

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

PRZ024-251030-
CAYEY MOUNTAIN RANGE-
INCLUDING...CAYEY MOUNTAIN RANGE
618 AM AST FRI APR 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            20
TEMP (24H TREND)      84 (+2)      65 (-2)      85
RH % (24H TREND)      60 (-4)      100 (+5)     59
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SE  6                     SE  5
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  9        SE  5        SE  9

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

PRZ025-251030-
VIEQUES-
INCLUDING...VIEQUES
618 AM AST FRI APR 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           10
TEMP (24H TREND)      89 (+1)      68 (-4)      88
RH % (24H TREND)      54 (-4)      100 (+5)     56
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SE  6                     SE  5
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  7        SE  6        SE  6

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

PRZ026-251030-
CULEBRA-
INCLUDING...CULEBRA
618 AM AST FRI APR 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     10           10           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      87 (0)       74 (-2)      86
RH % (24H TREND)      61 (+2)      92 (+7)      63
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SE 10                     SE  8
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  7        SE  9        SE  8

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

VIZ001-251030-
SAINT THOMAS AND SAINT JOHN-
INCLUDING...ANNA`S RETREAT...CHARLOTTE AMALIE...
CHARLOTTE AMALIE EAST...CHARLOTTE AMALIE WEST...CRUZ BAY
618 AM AST FRI APR 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     10           10           10
TEMP (24H TREND)      88 (+1)      72 (-5)      88
RH % (24H TREND)      57 (-1)      96 (+16)     59
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SE  8                     SE  7
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  9        SE  6        SE  7

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

VIZ002-251030-
ST CROIX-
INCLUDING...CHRISTIANSTED...FREDERIKSTED...
FREDERIKSTED SOUTHEAST...GROVE PLACE
618 AM AST FRI APR 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     10           10           10
TEMP (24H TREND)      89 (+1)      69 (-6)      89
RH % (24H TREND)      57 (0)       100 (+12)    56
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SE  9                     E  8
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  8        SE  6        SE  9

REMARKS...NONE.


$$


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 80S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$



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