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Weather Summary for Puerto Rico
National Weather Service San Juan PR
520 PM AST Fri Oct 30 2020
Scattered to locally numerous showers were observed across
eastern, western, and southern Puerto Rico today. The highest
amounts of rain were observed across western Puerto Rico, where
an inch and a half of rain was estimated by the Doppler Radar;
while eastern and southern Puerto Rico observed generally from a
quarter of an inch to an inch of rain. Northern Puerto Rico
observed little to no rain. The daytime high temperatures were in
the mid 80s to low 90s across the lower elevations, and in the
upper 70s to low 80s across the higher elevations. The wind
prevailed from the east at around 15 to 20 mph across the coastal
Drier air is moving in, and the shower activity is expected to
diminish significantly overnight over land, but numerous showers
and isolated thunderstorms are expected over the Caribbean waters.
The overnight low temperatures are expected to be in the mid to
upper 70s across the lower elevations, and in the mid 60s to low
70s across the higher elevations. The wind will remain from the
east at around 15 mph across the coastal areas.
Seas are forecast to be 7 to 8 feet tonight into Saturday across
most of the local waters, and therefore Small Craft Advisories are
in effect, and will continue in effect through the weekend. Winds
tonight will be 15 to 20 knots, slightly higher at times. A high
risk of rip currents will continue for most northern beaches of
Puerto Rico tonight, gradually becoming moderate through Sunday.
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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