A few showers may develop across the local area from time to time. Easterly winds will prevail at 10-15 miles per hour with higher gusts while daytime high temperatures will average in the mid to upper 80s.
Across the regional waters, mariners can expect seas to five feet. East to southeast winds will average 10-15 knots (12-17 miles per hour). There is a low risk of rip currents across most V.I. beaches today.
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The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development allocated more than $2.3 billion Tuesday to support the long-term disaster recovery process in hard hit areas in 15 states, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, American Samoa and the Northern Mariana Islands, according to a HUD news release. According to HUD, the U.S. Virgin Islands is getting $53.59 million of that, bringing HUD’s total USVI allocated funds to $1.92 billion. #visource#usvi#news... See MoreSee Less
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