Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
248 PM AST FRI MAY 29 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM...

* UNTIL 330 PM AST

* AT 245 PM AST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS AND WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...
  LOCATED OVER BARCELONETA AND MANATI...MOVING NORTH AT 10 KNOTS.

* THE THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT MAINLY THE WATERS OFF BARCELONETA AND
  MANATI.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THIS THUNDERSTORM MOVES OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY
WINDS AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE
UNTIL THE STORM PASSES.

FREQUENT 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 1864 6639 1848 6644 1847 6645 1847 6647
      1848 6649 1848 6654 1849 6656 1849 6659
      1865 6665
TIME...MOT...LOC 1845Z 170DEG 12KT 1849 6652

$$

GARCIA


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