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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Juan PR
424 AM AST Sun Apr 5 2020

AMZ710-712-715-051630-
/O.CON.TJSJ.SC.Y.0022.000000T0000Z-200407T0000Z/
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-
424 AM AST Sun Apr 5 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM AST MONDAY...

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

* WHERE...Coastal Waters of Northern Puerto Rico.

* WHEN...From now until 8 PM AST Monday.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Juan PR
424 AM AST Sun Apr 5 2020

AMZ741-742-051630-
/O.CON.TJSJ.SC.Y.0022.200405T1200Z-200407T0000Z/
Mona Passage Southward to 17N-
Coastal Waters of Northwestern Puerto Rico out 10 NM-
424 AM AST Sun Apr 5 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING
TO 8 PM AST MONDAY...

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

* WHERE...Mona Passage Southward to 17N.

* WHEN...From 8 AM Sunday to 8 PM AST Monday.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$


Rip Current Statement


Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service San Juan PR
519 AM AST Sun Apr 5 2020

VIZ002-051800-
/O.CON.TJSJ.RP.S.0022.000000T0000Z-200405T2200Z/
St Croix-
519 AM AST Sun Apr 5 2020

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents expected.

* WHERE...Eastern tip of St. Croix.

* WHEN...Through Sunday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away
  from shore into deeper water.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.

&&

$$

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service San Juan PR
519 AM AST Sun Apr 5 2020

PRZ001-002-005-008-010-051800-
/O.EXT.TJSJ.RP.S.0022.000000T0000Z-200408T1000Z/
San Juan and Vicinity-Northeast-North Central-Northwest-
Mayaguez and Vicinity-
519 AM AST Sun Apr 5 2020

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY
NIGHT...

* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents expected.

* WHERE...North-facing beaches of Puerto Rico.

* WHEN...Through late Tuesday night.

* IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away
  from shore into deeper water.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.

&&

$$

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service San Juan PR
519 AM AST Sun Apr 5 2020

PRZ012-VIZ001-051800-
/O.CON.TJSJ.RP.S.0022.000000T0000Z-200407T2200Z/
Culebra-St.Thomas...St. John...and Adjacent Islands-
519 AM AST Sun Apr 5 2020

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents expected.

* WHERE...North-facing beaches of Culebra and St Thomas.

* WHEN...Through Tuesday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away
  from shore into deeper water.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook...CORRECTED
National Weather Service San Juan PR
507 AM AST Sun Apr 5 2020

AMZ715-725-VIZ001-002-060915-
St. Thomas St. John adjacent Islands-St Croix-
Nearshore Atlantic and adjacent Caribbean Coastal Waters-
507 AM AST Sun Apr 5 2020

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

.Day One...Today and Tonight

.Waves...Rough seas up to 8 feet are expected across the Atlantic
waters and the local passages.

.Rip Currents...There is a high risk of rip currents for northwest
Saint Thomas and northeast Saint Croix.

.Days Two through Seven...Monday through Saturday

Hazardous seas and dangerous rip currents will continue to prevail
through early the next work week.

.Spotter information statement...

Spotter activation is not anticipated. Please relay any information
about rip currents to the National Weather Service in San Juan while
following all local and state guidelines.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook...CORRECTED
National Weather Service San Juan PR
507 AM AST Sun Apr 5 2020

AMZ710>745-PRZ001>013-060915-
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-
507 AM AST Sun Apr 5 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 of water and localized
urban and small stream flooding across central Puerto Rico.

.Waves...Rough seas up to 8 feet are expected across the Atlantic
waters and the local passages.

.Rip Currents...There is a high risk of rip currents for most of
the north facing beaches of Puerto Rico and Culebra.

.Days Two through Seven...Monday through Saturday

Hazardous seas and dangerous rip currents will continue to prevail
through early the next work week.

.Spotter information statement...

Spotter activation is not anticipated. Please relay any information
about rip currents and flooding to the National Weather Service in San
Juan while following all local and state guidelines.

$$

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