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
205 PM AST TUE SEP 1 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 330 PM AST

* AT 201 PM AST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A CLUSTER OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR
  GREATER...LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES ACROSS THE
  COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHERN PUERTO RICO. THESE STORMS WILL MOVE
  SLOWLY WEST NEAR THE SOUTHWESTERN COAST OF PUERTO RICO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS 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 1796 6722 1797 6737 1813 6736 1815 6719
TIME...MOT...LOC 1801Z 180DEG 0KT 1806 6725

$$

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