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ACCA72 TJSJ 031515
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POST TROPICAL CYCLONE REPORT...ERIKA ERIKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
1105 AM AST THU SEP 3 2015


NOTE: THE DATA SHOWN HERE ARE PRELIMINARY....AND SUBJECT TO UPDATES
AND CORRECTIONS AS APPROPRIATE.

THIS REPORT INCLUDES EVENTS OCCURRING WHEN WATCHES AND/OR WARNINGS
WERE IN EFFECT...OR WHEN SIGNIFICANT FLOODING ASSOCIATED WITH ERIKA
OR ITS REMNANTS WAS AFFECTING THE AREA.

COUNTIES INCLUDED...ADJUNTAS...AGUADA...AGUADILLA...AIBONITO...
ANASCO...ARECIBO...ARROYO...BARCELONETA...BARRANQUITAS...BAYAMON...
CABO ROJO...CAGUAS...CAMUY...CANOVANAS...CAROLINA...CATANO...
CAYEY...CEIBA...CIALES...CIDRA...COAMO...COMERIO...COROZAL...
CULEBRA...DORADO...FAJARDO...FLORIDA...GUANICA...GUAYAMA...
GUAYANILLA...GUAYNABO...GURABO...HATILLO...HORMIGUEROS...HUMACAO...
ISABELA...JAYUYA...JUANA DIAZ...JUNCOS...LAJAS...LARES...
LAS MARIAS...LAS PIEDRAS...LOIZA...LUQUILLO...MANATI...MARICAO...
MAUNABO...MAYAGUEZ...MOCA...MOROVIS...NAGUABO...NARANJITO...
OROCOVIS...PATILLAS...PENUELAS...PONCE...QUEBRADILLAS...RINCON...
RIO GRANDE...SABANA GRANDE...SALINAS...SAN GERMAN...SAN JUAN...
SAN LORENZO...SAN SEBASTIAN...SANTA ISABEL...TOA ALTA...TOA BAJA...
TRUJILLO ALTO...UTUADO...VEGA ALTA...VEGA BAJA...VIEQUES...
VILLALBA...YABUCOA...YAUCO...ST CROIX...ST JOHN...ST THOMAS






A. LOWEST SEA LEVEL PRESSURE/MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS AND PEAK GUSTS
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METAR OBSERVATIONS...
NOTE: ANEMOMETER HEIGHT IS 10 METERS AND WIND AVERAGING IS 2 MINUTES
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LOCATION  ID    MIN    DATE/     MAX      DATE/     PEAK    DATE/
LAT  LON        PRES   TIME      SUST     TIME      GUST    TIME
DEG DECIMAL     (MB)   (UTC)     (KT)     (UTC)     (KT)    (UTC)
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TJSJ-SAN JUAN INTERNATIONAL PR
18.43 -66.00   1010.6 27/1832   090/025  27/2225   090/036 27/2225

TIST-ST THOMAS VI
18.33 -64.97   1009.6 27/1553   120/032  27/2351   120/042 27/2350

TISX-ST CROIX VI
17.70 -64.80   1005.5 27/2000   100/041  27/2039   110/056 27/2038

TJNR
18.15 -65.38                  I 130/030  28/1216   130/047 28/1215

REMARKS:

NON-METAR OBSERVATIONS...
NOTE: ANEMOMETER HEIGHT IN METERS AND WIND AVERAGING PERIOD IN
MINUTES INDICATED UNDER MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WIND IF KNOWN
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LOCATION  ID    MIN    DATE/     MAX      DATE/     PEAK    DATE/
LAT  LON        PRES   TIME      SUST     TIME      GUST    TIME
DEG DECIMAL     (MB)   (UTC)     (KT)     (UTC)     (KT)    (UTC)
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MAOP4
18.16 -67.03                  I 150/029  28/1234   150/051 28/1234
                                 10
CRRP4
17.97 -67.16                  I 120/027  28/1057   120/046 28/1057
                                 10
CVAV3
17.74 -64.62                  I 200/026  28/0113   200/047 28/0113
                                 10
X427
17.68 -64.90   1005.0 28/0009   130/030  28/0113   110/057 28/0058
                                 10
REMARKS:



B. MARINE OBSERVATIONS...
NOTE: ANEMOMETER HEIGHT IN METERS AND WIND AVERAGING PERIOD IN
MINUTES INDICATED UNDER MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WIND IF KNOWN
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LOCATION  ID    MIN    DATE/     MAX      DATE/     PEAK    DATE/
LAT  LON        PRES   TIME      SUST     TIME      GUST    TIME
DEG DECIMAL     (MB)   (UTC)     (KT)     (UTC)     (KT)    (UTC)
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41053
18.47   66.10  1009.9 27/2050   090/025  28/0230   090/035 28/0230
                                   4

42085
17.86  -66.52  1008.0 27/2023   120/035  28/0920   120/045 28/0600
                                   4

41056
18.25  -65.46  1008.9 27/2140   120/031  28/0200   120/045 28/0200
                                   4

41052
18.24  -64.76  1008.3 27/1900   120/031  28/0020   100/047 28/0010
                                   4

41051
18.25  -65.00  1009.2 27/2100   130/033  28/0120   120/041 28/0100
                                   4

REMARKS:
 MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT:
 - BUOY 41053 MEASURED 7.5 FEET AT 28/0300Z
 - BUOY 42085 MEASURED 12.5 FEET AT 28/1300Z
 - BUOY 41056 MEASURED 10.5 FEET AT 28/0300Z
 - BUOY 41052 MEASURED 15.1 FEET AT 28/0200Z
 - BUOY 41051 MEASURED 13.1 FEET AT 28/0400Z



C. STORM TOTAL RAINFALL FROM 0815 UTC AUG 27 UNTIL 0815 UTC AUG 28
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CITY/TOWN                    COUNTY               ID         RAINFALL
LAT LON                                                       (IN)
DEG DECIMAL
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ADJUNTAS                     ADJUNTAS            ADJP4         4.45
18.16  -66.72

CIALES                       CIALES              VILP4         3.27
18.33  -66.47

GUAYAMA                      GUAYAMA             LCSP4         3.02
17.97  -66.11

NAGUABO                      NAGUABO             NGIP4         2.78
18.21  -65.74

CAGUAS                       CAGUAS              SLKP4         2.78
18.23  -66.04

REMARKS:


D. INLAND FLOODING...
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PUERTO RICO AND U.S.VIRGIN ISLANDS...NO RIVER FLOODING WAS OBSERVED
DURING TROPICAL STORM ERIKA. HOWEVER...MINOR FLOODING WAS REPORTED
IN URBAN AND LOW LYING AREAS IN ST CROIX AS WELL AS PORTIONS OF
EAST...WEST INTERIOR AND NORTHWEST PUERTO RICO.

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E. MAXIMUM STORM SURGE AND STORM TIDE...
OFFICIAL TIDE GAUGES NOTED WITH LEADING G
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COUNTY           CITY/TOWN        SURGE   TIDE   DATE/   BEACH
                 OR LOCATION      (FT)    (FT)   TIME    EROSION
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F. TORNADOES...
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(DIST)CITY/TOWN              COUNTY           DATE/         EF SCALE
LAT LON (DEG DECIMAL                          TIME(UTC)    (IF KNOWN)
DESCRIPTION
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G. STORM IMPACTS BY COUNTY...
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COUNTY            DEATHS           INJURIES             EVACUATIONS
DESCRIPTION
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PUERTO RICO          0                 0                     0

TROPICAL STORM ERIKA MOVED ACROSS THE LOCAL REGION ON AUGUST 27
THROUGH AUGUST 28, 2015. REPORTS OF WIND DAMAGES ASSOCIATED TO
TROPICAL STORMS WINDS WERE REPORTED. SEVERAL TREES WERE DOWNED AS
WELL AS POWER LINES, WITH OVER 250000 PEOPLE WERE AFFECTED BY
ELECTRICAL OUTAGES ACROSSS THE ISLAND OF PUERTO RICO. THE
AGRICULTURAL INDUSTRY WAS SIGNIFICANTLY AFFECTED BY ERIKA AS
PRELIMINARY NUMBERS REPORTED OVER 17 MILLIONS DOLLARS ON CROP
LOSSES. STRUCTURAL DAMAGES WERE ALSO REPORTED, STRONG WINDS
ASSOCIATED TO ERIKA AFFECTED OVER 36 HOUSES AS THEIR ROOF WERE BLOWN
AWAY. MOST OF THE AGRICULTURAL DAMAGES WERE CONCENTRATED ALONG THE
SOUTHERN AND EASTERN COAST AND THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINOUS REGION OF
PUERTO RICO.

US VIRGIN ISLAND     0                 0                     0

TROPICAL STORM ERIKA AFFECTED THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS WITH MOST OF
ALL DAMAGES REPORTED OVER THE ISLAND OF SAINT CROIX. TROPICAL STORM
WINDS CAUSED POWER OUTAGES TO APPROXIMATELY 11000 CUSTOMERS, DOWNED
LIGHT POLES AND POWER LINES AND DOWNED TREES AND LIMBS.

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Legend:
I-Incomplete Data
E-Estimated

ER/EM





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