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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
1143 PM AST SUN APR 30 2017

AMZ710-712-715-725-732-735-741-011000-
ATLANTIC WATERS OF PUERTO RICO AND USVI FROM 10 NM TO 19.5N-
COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHERN USVI AND CULEBRA OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN USVI VIEQUES AND EASTERN PUERTO RICO
OUT 10 NM-CARIBBEAN WATERS OF PUERTO RICO FROM 10 NM TO 17N-
COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM-
MONA PASSAGE SOUTHWARD TO 17N-
1143 PM AST SUN APR 30 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT MOST OF THE LOCAL
WATERS...

AT 1142 PM AST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AREAS OF DEVELOPING
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL...
LOCALLY HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS AS WELL AS REDUCED VISIBILITY.
OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING IS EXPECTED. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE TO THE WEST AT AROUND 15 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

INTENSE LIGHTNING WILL BE LIKELY WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON
THE OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM
UNGROUNDED METAL OBJECTS.

STAY TUNED FOR ANY ADDITIONAL STATEMENTS OR POSSIBLE WATCHES OR
WARNINGS FROM YOUR NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN SAN JUAN.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service San Juan PR
441 AM AST Sun Apr 30 2017

AMZ715-725-VIZ001-002-010845-
St. Thomas St. John adjacent Islands-St Croix-
Nearshore Atlantic and adjacent Caribbean Coastal Waters-
441 AM AST Sun Apr 30 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the U.S. Virgin Islands and the
ADJACENT Coastal Waters.

.Day One...Today and Tonight

.Thunderstorms...There is a chance of thunderstorms with heavy
rainfall and brief gusty winds today across the local islands.

.Flooding...Heavy rains could lead to urban and small stream
flooding.

.Wind...Sustained winds in excess of 20 MPH expected across most of
the local waters and coastal sections of the U.S. Virgin Islands.

.Waves...Choppy/Rough seas up to 6 feet expected across the local
passages, Atlantic and Caribbean waters.

.Rip Currents...There is a moderate risk of rip currents across most
of the local beaches in Saint Croix.

.Days Two through Seven...Monday through Saturday

A moist and unstable atmosphere will continue to produce scattered to
numerous showers and thunderstorms through at least Wednesday. Urban
and small stream flooding is likely during this period.

.Spotter information statement...

Widespread spotter activation is not anticipated, however individual
spotter are encouraged to report Flooding and Rip Currents to the
National Weather Service in San Juan.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service San Juan PR
441 AM AST Sun Apr 30 2017

AMZ710>745-PRZ001>013-010845-
San Juan and Vicinity-Northeast-Southeast-Eastern Interior-
North Central-Central Interior-Ponce and Vicinity-Nortwest-
Western Interior-Mayaguez and Vicinity-Southwest-Culebra-Vieques-
The nearshore and off shore Atlantic and Caribbean Coastal Waters-
441 AM AST Sun Apr 30 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Puerto Rico and the adjacent
Atlantic Coastal Waters.

.Day One...Today and Tonight

.Thunderstorms...There is a chance of thunderstorms with heavy
rainfall and brief gusty winds today across most of Puerto Rico.

.Flooding...Heavy rains could lead to urban and small stream
flooding.

.Wind...Sustained winds in excess of 20 MPH expected across all the
local waters of Puerto Rico except in the nearshore water of
southwestern Puerto Rico.

.Waves...Choppy/Rough seas up to 6 feet expected across the local
passages, Atlantic and Caribbean waters.

.Rip Currents...There is a moderate risk of rip currents for
all local beaches with the exception of the west coastline.

.Days Two through Seven...Monday through Saturday

A moist and unstable atmosphere will continue to produce scattered to
numerous showers and thunderstorms through at least Wednesday. Urban
and small stream flooding is likely during this period.

.Spotter information statement...

Widespread spotter activation is not anticipated, however individual
spotter are encouraged to report High winds, Flooding, and Rip
Currents to the National Weather Service in San Juan.


$$

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