Scientific Forecaster Discussion
Area forecast discussion
National Weather Service San Juan PR
1038 am AST Friday Feb 12 2016
Update...patches of low level moisture embedded in the trade
winds were affecting the local islands this morning. Some showers
affected the local region...but rainfall accumulation were not
significant. Forecast is on track with ongoing weather situation.
No changes to forecast package are expected at this time.
Aviation...mainly VFR conditions will prevail across all taf
sites through the forecast period. Low level winds will continue
mainly east at 10 to 15 miles per hour.
Marine...no changes from previous discussion.
Preliminary point temps/pops...
sju 86 73 85 73 / 30 30 30 30
stt 84 74 84 73 / 30 50 50 40
PR...high rip current risk through late tonight for Culebra-north
Central-Northeast-northwest-San Juan and vicinity-southeast-
Am...Small Craft Advisory until 2 PM AST Saturday for Atlantic waters of
Puerto Rico and USVI from 10nm to 19.5n.