Showers will continue to move across the local area from time to time today as a wave of moisture moves southwestward across the region. Daytime high temperatures will average in the mid to upper 80s. Northeasterly winds will prevail at 10-15 miles per hour with higher gusts.
Hazardous marine conditions with seven foot seas continue to affect the coastal waters. Small craft operators are urged to exercise caution due to choppy seas to six feet and winds to 20 knots (23 miles per hour).
There is a moderate risk of rip currents for the northwest beaches of St. Thomas, and for the northern and eastern beaches of St. Croix.
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Getting a business license in the U.S. Virgin Islands can take a couple of months, compared to a couple of days in some places in the States. The lengthy process has been an ongoing complaint of the territory’s business community. The Committee on Government Operations, Consumer Affairs, Energy, Environment and Planning considered a bill Wednesday to require “that an initial business license be issued within three days of application.” #visource #news #usvi ... See MoreSee Less
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