Watches, Warnings & Advisories

One product issued by NWS for: 14NM SW Charlotte Amalie VI

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service San Juan PR
432 AM AST Tue May 21 2024

St. Thomas St. John adjacent Islands-St Croix-
Nearshore Atlantic and adjacent Caribbean Coastal Waters-
432 AM AST Tue May 21 2024

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of USVI.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

.Lightning...Isolated possible across the local islands during
the afternoon. Be aware of thunderstorms in your area and be
prepared to take shelter.

.Excessive Heat...Heat index 112-114 degrees across St. Croix. Hot
conditions also expected for the northern USVI. Heat exhaustion
or heat stroke likely with prolonged exposure.

.Rip Currents...Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone particularly eastern St. Croix during the afternoon

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

A deep layered trough moving across the Caribbean Basin will
cause conditions to deteriorate with heavy showers and
thunderstorms across most of the area through into the weekend.
Flooding remains the greatest threat throughout this time. On
Wednesday night through Thursday winds will strengthen, bringing
hazardous marine conditions for the southwestern regional waters
and a moderate risk of rip currents for most beaches.


Spotter activation will not be needed.