Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
217 PM AST MON NOV 20 2017

AMZ710-712-202015-
217 PM AST MON NOV 20 2017

A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  ATLANTIC WATERS OF PUERTO RICO AND USVI FROM 10 NM TO 19.5N...
  COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM...

AT 208 PM AST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED ACROSS THE ATLANTIC COASTAL WATERS.

THE THUNDERSTORM WAS MOVING GENERALLY TO THE NORTH AT 10 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 IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 1878 6636 1848 6624 1848 6635 1849 6636
      1848 6638 1849 6640 1849 6644 1848 6644
      1848 6654 1849 6656 1848 6658 1878 6668

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