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
720 AM AST WED OCT 18 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CARIBBEAN WATERS OF PUERTO RICO FROM 10 NM TO 17N...

* UNTIL 800 AM AST

* AT 719 AM AST...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM SOUTHWEST OF SAINT CROIX AND CONTINUING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST FOR 65 MILES...MOVING WEST AT 15 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...SATELLITE IMAGERY INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 1723 6646 1788 6560 1757 6509 1701 6591
      1700 6611
TIME...MOT...LOC 1119Z 108DEG 17KT 1765 6530 1718 6614

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

HERNANDEZ



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