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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook...CORRECTED
National Weather Service San Juan PR
652 AM AST Tue Jan 21 2020

St. Thomas St. John adjacent Islands-St Croix-
Nearshore Atlantic and adjacent Caribbean Coastal Waters-
652 AM AST Tue Jan 21 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the U.S. Virgin Islands and the
adjacent Coastal Waters.

.Day One...Today and Tonight

.Wind...Sustained winds up to 22 kts/25 mph expected mainly over
portions of the Atlantic and Caribbean waters.

.Waves...Choppy seas up to 10 feet expected across most of the
local waters.

.Rip Currents...There is a high risk of rip currents for the northern
and eastern beaches of the U.S. Virgin Islands, and the northern
beaches of Saint Thomas.

.Days Two through Seven...Wednesday through Monday

A wetter pattern is forecast late Wednesday night into Thursday as a
pre-frontal boundary moves over the U.S. Virgin Islands and increase
rain chances. The frontal-boundary, coupled with southerly wind flow,
and upper- level support, will aid in the development of isolated
thunderstorms and moderate to heavy rainfall.

.Spotter information statement...

Widespread spotter activation is not anticipated, however individual
spotter are encouraged to report high winds and rip currents to the
National Weather Service in San Juan.


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