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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR PUERTO RICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
447 AM AST SAT APR 18 2015

VARIABLY CLOUDY SKIES PREVAILED ACROSS EASTERN HALF OF PUERTO
RICO...VIEQUES AND CULEBRA OVERNIGHT AND EARLY THIS MORNING WHILE
CLEAR TO PARTLY PARTLY PREVAILED ACROSS WESTERN HALF OF THE
ISLAND. DOPPLER WEATHER RADAR DETECTED SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS
SHOWERS OVER EASTERN PUERTO RICO...VIEQUES...CULEBRA AND ACROSS
THE EASTERN COASTAL WATERS. NOT SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION WAS
DETECTED ELSEWHERE OVER THE REGION SO FAR THIS MORNING.
TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM LOW 60S INLAND TO THE MID 70S ALONG THE
COASTS. WINDS WERE FROM THE EAST TO EAST SOUTHEAST AT AROUND 10
MPH.

LATEST SATELLITE IMAGES THIS MORNING DEPICTED A SMALL AREA OF
MOISTURE ACROSS THE NORTHEAST CARIBBEAN. THIS FEATURE WILL
CONTINUE TO MOVE WESTWARD...INDUCING AN INCREASE IN CLOUDINESS AND
SHOWERS ACROSS THE LOCAL ISLANDS TODAY. THIS MOISTURE IS EXPECTED
TO COMBINE WITH DAYTIME HEATING AND LOCAL ISLAND EFFECTS TO INDUCE
THE DEVELOPMENT OF SCATTERED SHOWERS AND POSSIBLE THUNDERSTORMS
OVER WESTERN AND INTERIOR SECTIONS OF PUERTO RICO THIS AFTERNOON.
DUE TO THE SOUTHEAST LOW LEVEL WIND FLOW...HIGHER THAN NORMAL
TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED SPECIALLY OVER NORTHERN COASTAL
MUNICIPALITIES OF PUERTO RICO THIS AFTERRNOON. THE SAME WEATHER
PATTERN IS EXPECTED FOR SUNDAY...BUT OVERALL...NO SIGNIFICANT
RAINFALL ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED.

A RELATIVELY QUIET MARINE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR THE REST OF
THE WEEKEND WITH WINDS UP TO 15 KNOTS AND SEAS OF 2 TO 5 FEET.

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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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