Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Juan PR
745 PM AST Sun Jan 21 2018

PRZ001-002-005-008-221000-
/O.CON.TJSJ.SU.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-180122T1000Z/
/O.CON.TJSJ.RP.S.0008.000000T0000Z-180123T1000Z/
San Juan and Vicinity-Northeast-North Central-Northwest-
745 PM AST Sun Jan 21 2018

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AST MONDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

* WAVES AND SURF...Seas between 5-7 feet with breaking waves up
  to 10 feet.

* LOCATION...Rip currents along the northwest to north facing
  beaches of Puerto Rico. High surf advisory for the northern
  coast of Puerto Rico.

* TIMING...High surf through 6 AM AST on Monday. High rip
  current risk through late Monday night.

* IMPACTS...Strong currents that can carry away even the best of
  swimmers.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a high risk of rip currents.

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.

A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area...producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions.

&&

$$

PRZ010-VIZ001-221000-
/O.CON.TJSJ.RP.S.0008.000000T0000Z-180122T2200Z/
Mayaguez and Vicinity-St.Thomas...St. John...and Adjacent Islands-
745 PM AST Sun Jan 21 2018

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

* LOCATION...along the northwest beaches of Puerto Rico and Saint
  Thomas.

* TIMING...through Monday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Strong currents that can carry away even the best of
  swimmers.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a high risk of rip currents.

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.

&&

$$

PRZ013-VIZ002-221000-
/O.CON.TJSJ.RP.S.0008.000000T0000Z-180122T1000Z/
Vieques-St Croix-
745 PM AST Sun Jan 21 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AST MONDAY...

* LOCATION...Northern and eastern beaches of Vieques and Saint
  Croix.

* TIMING...until 6 AM AST Monday.

* IMPACTS...Strong currents that can carry away even the best of
  swimmers.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a high risk of rip currents.

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.

&&

$$

PRZ012-221000-
/O.CON.TJSJ.RP.S.0008.000000T0000Z-180123T1000Z/
Culebra-
745 PM AST Sun Jan 21 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATION...Culebra.

* TIMING...through late Monday night.

* IMPACTS...Strong currents that can carry away even the best of
  swimmers.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a high risk of rip currents.

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.

&&

$$



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