Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
1211 PM AST SAT AUG 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  THE FOLLOWING MUNICIPALITIES

  IN PUERTO RICO
     CAGUAS
     CAYEY
     CIDRA
     GUAYAMA
     PATILLAS
     SAN LORENZO
     AGUAS BUENAS

* UNTIL 315 PM AST

* AT 1205 PM AST...WEATHER DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED TORRENTIAL
RAINFALL AFFECTING THE WARNED AREA. THIS RAINFALL WILL RESULT IN
FLASH FLOODING OVER THESE MUNICIPALITIES.

USGS RAIN GAGE RAINFALL TOTALS INDICATE THAT MORE THAN 2.0 INCHES
PER HOURS HAVE ALREADY FALLEN OVER CAGUAS...WITH ADDITIONAL RAINFALL
EXPECTED. EXCESSIVE RUNOFF WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF CREEKS..RIVERS AND
STREAMS...ROADS AND ROADSIDE CULVERTS. THE HEAVY RAINS COULD ALSO
TRIGGER ROCK AND MUDSLIDES IN STEEP TERRAIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.
IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNING AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY.
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATERS OR WATERS OF UNKNOWN DEPTH BY FOOT OR BY
AUTOMOBILE.

&&

LAT...LON 1829 6604 1824 6600 1822 6601 1821 6599
      1818 6596 1809 6599 1807 6601 1801 6602
      1801 6604 1804 6605 1804 6608 1801 6609
      1801 6617 1828 6612 1829 6609

$$

CASTRO

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT /USE LOWER CASE LETTERS/:
     HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SANJUAN








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