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Marine Weather and Tides
Carolina, PR

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Sunrise 6:06AMSunset 6:45PM Sunday August 25, 2019 7:15 PM AST (23:15 UTC) Moonrise 1:04AMMoonset 2:33PM Illumination 21% Phase: Waning Crescent; Moon at 25 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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AMZ712 Coastal Waters Of Northern Puerto Rico Out 10 Nm- 457 Pm Ast Sun Aug 25 2019
.small craft should exercise caution...
Tonight..East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Isolated showers.
Monday..East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas up to 5 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Isolated showers.
Monday night..East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas up to 5 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Isolated showers.
Tuesday..East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas up to 5 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Isolated showers.
Tuesday night..East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas up to 5 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Scattered showers.
Wednesday.. Tropical storm conditions possible. Scattered showers and isolated Thunderstorms.
Wednesday night.. Tropical storm conditions possible. East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Numerous showers and isolated Thunderstorms.
Thursday.. Tropical storm conditions possible. East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 10 seconds. Numerous showers and isolated Thunderstorms.
Thursday night..Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 10 seconds. Scattered showers and isolated Thunderstorms.
Friday..East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas up to 5 feet. Dominant period 8 seconds. Scattered showers and isolated Thunderstorms.
AMZ700 457 Pm Ast Sun Aug 25 2019
Synopsis for puerto rico and the uS. Virgin islands waters... A surface high pressure over the north central atlantic will continue to promote a moderate east to southeast wind flow through Monday. Drier dusty air will continue through tomorrow associated with somewhat stronger winds. Weather conditions are forecast to deteriorate by midweek as tropical storm dorian moves west across the caribbean sea.


7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Carolina, PR
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Area Discussion for - San Juan, PR
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Fxca62 tjsj 251729
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area forecast discussion
national weather service san juan pr
129 pm ast Sun aug 25 2019

Synopsis
Fairly calm weather is expected for the next several days due to a
saharan air layer that will be with us through Tuesday. Minimal
shower activity is likely during this period. Thereafter, ample
rainfall will occur with the coming of what is now tropical storm
dorian. Though there is substantial uncertainty in the track and
intensity of this storm, the vast majority of forecast models put
the storm to the south of puerto rico, with the intensity at or
less than tropical storm strength. However, its plume of moisture
will still impact the region, with rain beginning Wednesday and
lasting into Friday.

Short term Today through Tuesday...

only a few light passing showers were noted mainly over the coastal
waters during the late morning hours, with limited or no shower
activity observed or reported over land areas. A drier airmass
accompanying the saharan air layer with widespread suspended saharan
dust particulates is expected to spread across the region through
early Tuesday. This will promote increasingly hazy conditions and
overall fair weather skies. However pockets of residual moisture
across the islands along with local effects and daytime heating may
still lead to afternoon shower development across portions of puerto
rico and just down stream of the adjacent islands under the dominant
easterly wind flow.

Recent tjsj 245 12z upper air sounding showed diminishing layered
precipitable water value now down to 1.57 inches with a continued
decline expected through Monday based on latest GFS model guidance
and the tjsj forecast sounding. Overall model guidance continued to
suggest limited shower activity at least through Tuesday, as a
result of, a dry stable air mass. Therefore expect overall fair
weather with hazy skies to prevail through Tuesday with limited
shower activity across the adjacent islands and puerto rico.

However, development of a few showers can't be ruled out, as a
result of, diurnal heating and local effects each afternoon mainly
over the interior and western areas of puerto rico and on the west
end and downstream of the u.S. Virgin islands.

Long term Wednesday through Sunday...

our weather will become much more active for the rest of the
workweek as tropical storm dorian enters the caribbean. At this
point, confidence is increasing that this storm will pass to the
south of puerto rico beginning Wednesday morning. Given its
trajectory of moving west northwest, this storm is expected to
impact the dominican republic by Thursday. The intensity forecast is
more difficult, as there are many factors at play. Sea surface
temperatures are very ideal for further development and
organization. However, ample dry air and wind shear over the
caribbean will create a hostile environment for strengthening.

Thus, this system is expected to pass by to our south, likely as a
tropical storm or weaker.

Regardless of uncertainties to the forecasted track and intensity,
our region will still be impacted by this storm. The moisture plume
is expected to move into the uvsi and pr by Wednesday morning and
into the afternoon. Plenty of rainfall is likely with this
system, though it is too soon to estimate rainfall amounts. The
likely impacts of this system will be: heavy rain, urban and
small stream flooding, and thunderstorms with gusty winds and
frequent lightning. The moisture looks to impact us especially
Wednesday, but possibly through Friday. Saturday and Sunday looks
drier, but with an upper tropospheric trough forecasted to be to
our north, it remains to be seen how that might work to enhance
shower activity over the region for the end of the week.

Aviation
Vfr cond will continue thru fcst prd. Isold-sct shra may
develop in and around tjbq and tjmz fm 25 18z-25 22z. Incr hz alqds
across usvi and pr with arrival of suspended saharan dust
particulates across the local flying area... But so far no
restrictions to flight vsby fcst. Sfc wind from e-se 10 to 15 kts
with higher gusts bcmg 10 kts or less aft 25 22z.

Marine
With the drier air and saharan dust settling over the region for the
next several days, tranquil yet hazy conditions are expected
through Tuesday. Moderate to locally fresh winds are expected from
the east, with seas up to 5 feet. There is a moderate risk for
rip currents for most local beaches for puerto rico and the usvi
for the next few days. Thereafter into Wednesday, tropical storm
dorian is expected to pass to our south, and will likely
deteriorate marine cointon's through Thursday.

Preliminary point temps pops
Sju 81 90 79 88 20 20 20 30
stt 81 90 79 91 20 20 20 30

Sju watches warnings advisories
Pr... None.

Vi... None.

Am... None.

Short term... Ram
long term... .Mb


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
41053 - San Juan, PR 6 mi75 min E 16 G 18 85°F 85°F3 ft1014.1 hPa (-0.0)
SJNP4 - 9755371 - San Juan, PR 7 mi45 min E 14 G 18 85°F 86°F1015.5 hPa
YABP4 - 9754228 - Yabucoa Harbor, PR 29 mi45 min 87°F 75°F
41056 31 mi75 min ESE 7.8 G 9.7 85°F 85°F2 ft1015.4 hPa (-0.0)
ESPP4 - 9752695 - Esperanza, PR 37 mi45 min ESE 5.1 G 8.9 85°F 86°F1016 hPa
JOXP4 - Jobos Bay Reserve, Puerto Rico 37 mi90 min E 6 86°F 1016 hPa73°F
AROP4 - 9757809 - Arecibo, PR 38 mi45 min E 7 G 12
CLBP4 - 9752235 - Culebra, PR 38 mi45 min 87°F1015.9 hPa

Wind History for San Juan, PR
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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
San Juan, Luis Munoz Marin International Airport, PR2 mi79 minE 119.00 miA Few Clouds86°F73°F66%1015.2 hPa

Link to 5 minute data for TJSJ

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Tide / Current Tables for Boca De Cangrejos, Isla Verde, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Boca De Cangrejos
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Sun -- 01:03 AM AST     Moonrise
Sun -- 03:18 AM AST     0.79 feet High Tide
Sun -- 06:07 AM AST     Sunrise
Sun -- 10:09 AM AST     -0.02 feet Low Tide
Sun -- 02:32 PM AST     Moonset
Sun -- 05:53 PM AST     1.37 feet High Tide
Sun -- 06:44 PM AST     Sunset
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Tide / Current Tables for San Juan, Puerto Rico (3)
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Sun -- 01:04 AM AST     Moonrise
Sun -- 02:43 AM AST     1.11 feet High Tide
Sun -- 06:08 AM AST     Sunrise
Sun -- 09:25 AM AST     0.13 feet Low Tide
Sun -- 02:33 PM AST     Moonset
Sun -- 05:02 PM AST     1.79 feet High Tide
Sun -- 06:44 PM AST     Sunset
Sun -- 11:35 PM AST     0.84 feet Low Tide
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