One or two isolated showers may affect the local area from time to time this morning before drier air enters the region and dominate weather conditions for the remainder of the day. No significant rainfall is forecast as high temperatures will reach into the upper 80s to low 90s with winds generally from the east-southeast at 10-20 miles per hour.
Choppy marine conditions with seas to six feet and east to southeasterly winds of 20 knots (23 miles per hour) are expected today. Small craft operators are encouraged to exercise caution.
There is a moderate risk of rip currents along the eastern and southern coasts of St. Croix.
Sunrise: 5:46 a.m.
Sunset: 6:46 p.m.
OBSERVATIONS AT THE 3D MANDAHL WEATHER STATION
Thursday’s high temperature: 90 degrees at 12:28 p.m.
Thursday’s low temperature: 77 degrees at 2:01 a.m.
Peak wind gust: 17 miles per hour at 10:58 a.m.
24-hour rainfall: 0.00 inches
Month rain: 0.51 inches
Year rain: 12.07 inches