Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
347 PM AST WED MAR 22 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS EXPECTED ACROSS THE OFFSHORE ATLANTIC WATERS...

.A NORTHERLY SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO RESULT IN HAZARDOUS SEAS
ACROSS THE OFFSHORE ATLANTIC WATERS THROUGH TONIGHT.

AMZ710-230400-
/O.CON.TJSJ.SC.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-170323T0600Z/
ATLANTIC WATERS OF PUERTO RICO AND USVI FROM 10 NM TO 19.5N-
347 PM AST WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM AST
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...EASTERLY WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL UP TO 9 FEET.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
AND OR SEAS 7 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

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