Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
1245 PM AST FRI AUG 29 2014

AMZ710-712-715-725-291945-
1245 PM AST FRI AUG 29 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE ATLANTIC WATERS AND EAST OF PUERTO
RICO...

AT 1237 PM AST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING
STRONG WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS AND LIGHTNING. ALSO...THUNDERSTORMS
DEVELOPING OVER THE NORTHERN COASTAL AREAS OF PUERTO RICO WILL MOVE
ONSHORE OVER THE NEXT FEW HOURS.

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

INTENSE LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS CAN ALSO PRODUCE SUDDEN
WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE
LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS.

LAT...LON 1852 6401 1852 6415 1835 6434 1819 6483
      1821 6513 1798 6531 1801 6568 1840 6560
      1844 6578 1853 6800 1951 6800 1950 6400

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