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Marine Weather and Tides
Fajardo, PR

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Sunrise 5:57AMSunset 6:43PM Wednesday April 25, 2018 7:45 PM AST (23:45 UTC) Moonrise 2:56PMMoonset 2:58AM Illumination 81% Phase: Waxing Gibbous; Moon at 11 days in cycle
NOTE: Some of the data on this page has not been verified and should be used with that in mind. It may and occasionally will, be wrong. The tide reports are by xtide and are NOT FOR NAVIGATION.
Marine Forecasts
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AMZ725 Coastal Waters Of Southern Usvi Vieques And Eastern Puerto Rico Out 10 Nm- 343 Pm Ast Wed Apr 25 2018
Tonight..East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 10 seconds. Scattered showers.
Thursday..East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 10 seconds. Northeast swell around 4 feet in the afternoon. Isolated showers.
Thursday night..East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 10 seconds. Northeast swell around 4 feet in the evening. Isolated showers.
Friday..East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 10 seconds. Isolated showers.
Friday night..East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Isolated showers.
Saturday..East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 10 seconds. East swell around 4 feet. Isolated showers.
Sunday..East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 10 seconds. Scattered showers.
Monday..East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas up to 5 feet. Dominant period 8 seconds. Scattered showers.
AMZ700 343 Pm Ast Wed Apr 25 2018
Synopsis for puerto rico and the uS. Virgin islands waters... A moderate east southeast wind flow will prevail through the weekend then becoming easterly early next week. Showers will increase across the local waterways late night and Thursday with improving conditions on Friday.

7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Fajardo, PR
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Area Discussion for - San Juan, PR
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Fxca62 tjsj 252017
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area forecast discussion
national weather service san juan pr
417 pm ast Wed apr 25 2018

Synopsis
An increase in low level moisture is expected tonight and
Thursday, with increasing rain chances tomorrow. A mid to upper
level ridge will build over the area late Thursday and prevail
across the region through early next week with fair weather and an
occasional shower.

Short term Tonight through Friday...

mostly sunny skies prevailed over the u.S. Virgin islands and
puerto rico today with easterly winds ranging from 5 to 15 mph.

Some showers were observed over the atlantic waters but other than
those isolated showers today has been tranquil. A weakening
surface trough near the lesser antilles has pulled low level
moisture into the caribbean and north atlantic waters today with
the bulk of the moisture expected to reach the u.S. Virgin
islands and puerto rico tonight and Thursday morning. As a result
an increase in showers with the possibility for isolated
thunderstorms is expected on Thursday. Early Friday a
strengthening upper and mid level ridge will build across the area
and prevail through the weekend with brisk easterly winds of 15
to 20 mph. Drier air and strong trade winds will limit shower
development across the area on Friday through the weekend.

Long term
A mid to upper level ridge will hold across the forecast area through
the weekend. This feature is expected to quickly erode early the next
workweek as a broad upper level trough establishes across the western
atlantic and into the eastern caribbean. The aforementioned trough
will promote moisture advection across the eastern caribbean Wednesday
onwards. If the long term forecast holds, expect seasonably conditions
Saturday through Tuesday with locally induced afternoon showers
and a few isolated thunderstorms across the western interior and
west areas of puerto rico each day. The chance for showers and
thunderstorms are expected to increase by midweek under deep
tropical moisture and plenty of upper level dynamics associated
with the upper level trough.

Aviation
MainlyVFR conditions are expected to prevail early in
the forecast period. Shra expected to increase from the east across
the usvi terminals by 26 06z then by 26 12z across the eastern pr
terminals. This will be followed by tsra developing after 16z across
the interior and western pr. Tempo MVFR to brief ifr possible with
afternoon activity at tjmz tjbq. Sct-bkn CIGS btw fl030-fl060 and
mtns obscd expected across the pr terminals on Thursday. Winds will
continue from the ese blo fl100 at 8-18 kt with sea breeze
variations at the northern and western terminals aft 26 14z.

Marine
Seas are expected to range from 3 to 4 feet across the coastal
waters while the offshore waters and passages will be near 3 to 5
feet. East southeast winds 10 to 20 kts will prevail over the next
several days. There is a moderate risk of rip currents across the
northern beaches of puerto rico today.

Preliminary point temps pops
Sju 76 89 76 89 20 40 20 20
stt 76 87 76 87 40 20 20 20

Sju watches warnings advisories
Pr... None.

Vi... None.

Am... None.

Short term... Tw
long term... .Om


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
41056 10 mi46 min E 9.7 G 12 80°F 3 ft1015.1 hPa (+0.6)
CLBP4 - 9752235 - Culebra, PR 17 mi46 min 82°F 82°F1015.2 hPa (+0.6)
YABP4 - 9754228 - Yabucoa Harbor, PR 22 mi46 min 82°F
SJNP4 - 9755371 - San Juan, PR 27 mi46 min 82°F 81°F1015.1 hPa (+1.2)
JOXP4 - Jobos Bay Reserve, Puerto Rico 41 mi61 min ENE 5.1 79°F 1015 hPa70°F
41052 - South of St. John, Virgin Islands 46 mi46 min E 12 G 14 81°F 1014.1 hPa (+0.7)
LAMV3 48 mi46 min 79°F 83°F

Wind History for Fajardo, PR
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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
San Juan, Luis Munoz Marin International Airport, PR21 mi50 minE 910.00 miPartly Cloudy81°F72°F74%1015 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for Playa de Fajardo, Puerto Rico
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Playa de Fajardo
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Wed -- 02:58 AM AST     Moonset
Wed -- 05:07 AM AST     1.44 feet High Tide
Wed -- 05:58 AM AST     Sunrise
Wed -- 11:30 AM AST     0.18 feet Low Tide
Wed -- 02:56 PM AST     Moonrise
Wed -- 05:27 PM AST     1.15 feet High Tide
Wed -- 06:42 PM AST     Sunset
Wed -- 11:31 PM AST     0.08 feet Low Tide
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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Tide / Current Tables for Vieques Passage, Puerto Rico Current
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Vieques Passage
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Wed -- 12:57 AM AST     -0.59 knots Max Ebb
Wed -- 02:57 AM AST     Moonset
Wed -- 04:00 AM AST     0.00 knots Slack
Wed -- 05:58 AM AST     Sunrise
Wed -- 07:03 AM AST     0.59 knots Max Flood
Wed -- 10:00 AM AST     -0.00 knots Slack
Wed -- 01:21 PM AST     -0.73 knots Max Ebb
Wed -- 02:56 PM AST     Moonrise
Wed -- 04:38 PM AST     0.00 knots Slack
Wed -- 06:42 PM AST     Sunset
Wed -- 07:44 PM AST     0.67 knots Max Flood
Wed -- 10:52 PM AST     -0.00 knots Slack
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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