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FZNT26 KNHC 200248
OFFN05

NAVTEX Marine Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
1048 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...Please refer to Coastal Waters Forecasts (CWF) available
through NOAA Weather Radio and other means for detailed
Coastal Waters Forecasts...

.SYNOPSIS...Major Hurricane Maria is centered at 17.3N 64.7W
909 mb at 11 PM EDT moving W-NW or 300 degrees at 9 kt. Maximum
sustained winds are 150 kt gusts 185 kt. Maria is forecast to
move to near 18.0N 65.8W at 8 AM EDT Wed, near 18.9N 67.3W at
8 PM EDT Wed, near 19.9N 68.6W at 8 AM EDT Thu, near 20.9N 69.7W
at 8 PM EDT Thu, and then turn more northward Fri and Sat away
from the region.

San Juan Atlantic Waters

...HURRICANE WARNING...

.OVERNIGHT...HURRICANE CONDITIONS EXPECTED. NE to E winds 40 to
50 kt. Seas 5 to 15 ft. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.WED...HURRICANE CONDITIONS EXPECTED. NE to E winds 60 to
70 kt, becoming E 85 to 105 kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 to
19 ft, building to 9 to 24 ft in the afternoon. Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...HURRICANE CONDITIONS EXPECTED. E winds 90 to
110 kt. Seas 9 to 33 ft. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
VSBY 1 NM or less.
.THU...HURRICANE CONDITIONS EXPECTED. SE winds 90 to 110 kt.
Seas 8 to 32 ft. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms. VSBY 1 NM
or less.
.THU NIGHT...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SE winds 80 to
90 kt, diminishing to 45 to 50 kt late. Seas 8 to 21 ft.
Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.FRI NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.SAT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

San Juan Caribbean Waters

...HURRICANE WARNING...

.OVERNIGHT...HURRICANE CONDITIONS. N winds 110 to 130 kt. Seas
6 to 30 ft, building to 9 to 29 ft late. Numerous showers and
isolated thunderstorms. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...HURRICANE CONDITIONS EXPECTED. W to NW winds 105 to
125 kt, becoming SW to W 75 to 85 kt in the afternoon. Seas
12 to 24 ft, subsiding to 10 to 17 ft in the afternoon.
Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...HURRICANE CONDITIONS EXPECTED. SW winds 50 to
65 kt. Seas 8 to 15 ft. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.THU...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED WITH HURRICANE
CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. S to SW winds 35 to 40 kt, becoming S 20 to
25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 13 ft. Scattered showers and
isolated thunderstorms.
.THU NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SE to S winds
20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms.
.FRI...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.



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