Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
303 PM AST WED SEP 20 2017

...CENTER OF MAJOR HURRICANE MARIA MOVING OVER THE COASTAL
ATLANTIC WATERS OF NORTHWESTERN PUERTO RICO...

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ATLANTIC WATERS OF PUERTO RICO AND USVI FROM 10 NM TO 19.5N-
COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM-
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-
COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHWESTERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHWESTERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM-
303 PM AST WED SEP 20 2017

...HURRICANE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT...

* WINDS...MAJOR HURRICANE FORCE WINDS THROUGH AT LEAST TONIGHT.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS OVER 20 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 40
  FEET NOW THROUGH THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HURRICANE WARNING MEANS SUSTAINED WINDS OF 64 KTS OR HIGHER
ASSOCIATED WITH A HURRICANE ARE EXPECTED WITHIN 36 HOURS. A
HURRICANE WARNING CAN REMAIN IN EFFECT WHEN DANGEROUSLY HIGH
WATER OR A COMBINATION OF DANGEROUSLY HIGH WATER AND
EXCEPTIONALLY HIGH WAVES CONTINUE...EVEN THOUGH WINDS MAY BE LESS
THAN HURRICANE FORCE.

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