Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
936 PM AST SAT DEC 10 2016

...HAZARDOUS MARINE CONDITIONS STARTING SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.EASTERLY TRADE WINDS WILL INCREASE FROM SUNDAY INTO EARLY NEXT
WEEK AS THE HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE CONTINUES TO BUILD OVER THE WESTERN
ATLANTIC. THIS WILL RESULT IN CHOPPY WIND DRIVEN SEAS ACROSS MOST
OF THE COASTAL WATERS.

AMZ710-715-722-725-732-735-741-110945-
/O.CON.TJSJ.SC.Y.0040.161211T1800Z-161213T0000Z/
ATLANTIC WATERS OF PUERTO RICO AND USVI FROM 10 NM TO 19.5N-
COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHERN USVI AND CULEBRA OUT 10 NM-
ANEGADA PASSAGE SOUTHWARD TO 17N-
COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN USVI VIEQUES AND EASTERN PUERTO RICO
OUT 10 NM-CARIBBEAN WATERS OF PUERTO RICO FROM 10 NM TO 17N-
COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM-
MONA PASSAGE SOUTHWARD TO 17N-
936 PM AST SAT DEC 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM SUNDAY TO
8 PM AST MONDAY...

* WINDS...EAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH OCCASIONAL HIGHER GUSTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9
  FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
OR SEAS OF 7 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

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