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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Juan PR
1003 AM AST Thu Jan 23 2020

...A NORTHERLY SWELL WILL IMPACT THE REGION BEGINNING FRIDAY...

.Low pressure to our north will cause a swell beginning Friday
morning, and lasting into Sunday. Though this swell is expected
to be weaker and shorter than what occured last weekend,
dangerous marine conditions are still expected.

AMZ710-712-232215-
/O.CON.TJSJ.SC.Y.0007.200124T1200Z-200126T0000Z/
Atlantic Waters of Puerto Rico and USVI from 10 NM to 19.5N-
Coastal Waters of Northern Puerto Rico out 10 NM-
1003 AM AST Thu Jan 23 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM FRIDAY TO
8 PM AST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Seas 6 to 8 feet expected, with occasional seas to 10
  feet.

* WHERE...Atlantic Waters of Puerto Rico and USVI from 10 NM to
  19.5N and Coastal Waters of Northern Puerto Rico out 10 NM.

* WHEN...From 8 AM Friday to 8 PM AST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook...CORRECTED
National Weather Service San Juan PR
607 AM AST Thu Jan 23 2020

AMZ710>745-PRZ001>013-240800-
San Juan and Vicinity-Northeast-Southeast-Eastern Interior-
North Central-Central Interior-Ponce and Vicinity-Northwest-
Western Interior-Mayaguez and Vicinity-Southwest-Culebra-Vieques-
The nearshore and off shore Atlantic and Caribbean Coastal Waters-
607 AM AST Thu Jan 23 2020

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

.Day One...Today and Tonight

.Flooding...Heavy rains could lead to ponding in poorly drained areas.

.Thunderstorms...There is a slight chance of a thunderstorm over
Puerto Rico and adjoining waters.

.Waves...Choppy/Rough seas less than 6 feet are expected across
the northwest portion of our local outer Atlantic waters.

.Rip Currents...There is a moderate risk of rip currents for
the northern coast of Puerto Rico from Aguada to as far east as San
Juan.

.Days Two through Seven...Friday through Wednesday

Seas will become hazardous in the Atlantic waters on Friday and spread
into the Caribbean passages Friday night and Sunday. Urban and small
stream flooding will be possible Saturday and Sunday in Puerto Rico.

.Spotter information statement...

Widespread spotter activation is not anticipated, however individual
spotter are encouraged to report high winds, flooding or rip currents
to the National Weather Service in San Juan.

$$

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