817  
AWCA82 TJSJ 212107 CCA  
RWSVI  
 
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS...CORRECTED  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR  
507 PM AST SUN OCT 21 2018  
 
MOSTLY SUNNY TO PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES PREVAILED ACROSS THE MUCH OF  
THE REGION TODAY. A FEW QUICK PASSING SHOWERS WERE NOTED IN AN  
AROUND SOME OF THE ISLANDS, BUT NO SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL WAS  
OBSERVED OR REPORTED. EXCEPT FOR LOCAL SEA BREEZE VARIATIONS IN  
SOME AREAS, WINDS WERE GENERALLY FROM THE NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH  
WITH OCCASIONALLY HIGHER GUSTS. OVERALL HIGH TEMPERATURES RANGED  
BETWEEN THE MID TO UPPER 80S ALONG THE COASTAL AREAS.  
 
SKIES ARE EXPECTED TO BECOME MOSTLY CLEAR TO PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT,  
BUT A FEW PASSING SHOWERS MAY STILL AFFECT PARTS OF THE NORTH AND  
EAST COASTAL SECTIONS OF THE ISLANDS FROM TIME TO TIME. ON MONDAY  
AND DURING THE EARLY PART OF THE WEEK, OVERALL FAIR AND STABLE WEATHER  
CONDITIONS SHOULD PREVAIL ACROSS THE REGION WITH PREVAILING WINDS  
EXPECTED TO BECOME MORE EAST NORTHEAST WHILE SLIGHTLY DECREASING.  
LOCAL AND DIURNALLY INDUCED AFTERNOON SHOWERS WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE  
IN ISOLATED AREAS ACROSS THE ISLANDS. NEAR NORMAL LOW AND HIGH TEMPERATURES  
CAN BE EXPECTED IN MOST AREAS WITH LOCAL SEA BREEZE VARIATIONS EACH  
DAY.  
 
ACROSS THE REGIONAL WATERS, SEAS WILL CONTINUE TO RANGE BETWEEN 2 TO  
4 FEET NEAR SHORE AND BETWEEN 3 TO 6 FEET OFFSHORE AND ACROSS THE LOCAL  
PASSAGES. WINDS WILL BE NORTHEAST TO EAST BETWEEN 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH  
OCCASIONALLY HIGHER GUSTS. THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS  
FOR MOST OF THE NORTHERN BEACHES OF SAINT CROIX AND SAINT THOMAS.  
 

 
 
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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