Flood Statement
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service San Juan PR
Issued by National Weather Service Miami FL
209 PM AST SAT SEP 23 2017

PRC001-009-017-019-021-031-033-039-043-047-051-054-061-073-091-101-
105-107-127-135-137-139-141-143-145-149-231814-
/O.CAN.TJSJ.FA.W.0036.000000T0000Z-170923T2130Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Carolina PR-Coamo PR-Morovis PR-Naranjito PR-Vega Alta PR-Bayamon PR-
Orocovis PR-Toa Baja PR-Trujillo Alto PR-San Juan PR-Barranquitas PR-
Jayuya PR-Ciales PR-Utuado PR-Manati PR-Florida PR-Adjuntas PR-
Villalba PR-Vega Baja PR-Barceloneta PR-Guaynabo PR-Dorado PR-
Corozal PR-Catano PR-Aibonito PR-Toa Alta PR-
209 PM AST SAT SEP 23 2017

...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR SOUTHEASTERN CAROLINA...
COAMO...MOROVIS...NARANJITO...VEGA ALTA...BAYAMON...OROCOVIS...
SOUTHWESTERN TOA BAJA...TRUJILLO ALTO...SAN JUAN...BARRANQUITAS...
JAYUYA...CIALES...UTUADO...MANATI...FLORIDA...ADJUNTAS...VILLALBA...
VEGA BAJA...BARCELONETA...GUAYNABO...SOUTHWESTERN DORADO...COROZAL...
SOUTHWESTERN CATANO...NORTHWESTERN AIBONITO AND TOA ALTA
MUNICIPALITIES...

Flooding from Hurricane Maria has mostly receded across the area,
but beware of any remaining high water in ditches or streams.


LAT...LON 1853 6708 1851 6704 1849 6678 1832 6677
      1832 6682 1831 6683 1823 6682 1823 6683
      1819 6684 1817 6683 1814 6686 1815 6693
      1809 6692 1795 6685 1794 6720 1821 6717
      1835 6728 1841 6718 1844 6718

$$

PRC003-005-011-013-023-027-055-065-067-071-079-081-083-093-097-099-
115-117-121-125-131-232130-
/O.CON.TJSJ.FA.W.0036.000000T0000Z-170923T2130Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Sabana Grande PR-Las Marias PR-Lares PR-San Sebastian PR-Arecibo PR-
Isabela PR-Hormigueros PR-Moca PR-Quebradillas PR-Anasco PR-Lajas PR-
Cabo Rojo PR-Camuy PR-Maricao PR-Mayaguez PR-Guanica PR-Rincon PR-
San German PR-Hatillo PR-Aguada PR-Aguadilla PR-
209 PM AST SAT SEP 23 2017

...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 530 PM AST FOR SABANA
GRANDE...LAS MARIAS...LARES...SAN SEBASTIAN...NORTHWESTERN ARECIBO...
ISABELA...HORMIGUEROS...MOCA...QUEBRADILLAS...ANASCO...LAJAS...CABO
ROJO...CAMUY...MARICAO...MAYAGUEZ...GUANICA...RINCON...SAN GERMAN...
HATILLO...AGUADA AND AGUADILLA MUNICIPALITIES...

At 204 PM AST, dangerous flooding near rivers and low areas
continued as a result of Hurricane Maria and recent thunderstorms.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Aguada, Moca, Quebradillas, San Sebastian, Las Marias, Cabo Rojo,
Isabela, Mayaguez, Sabana Grande, San German, Lares, Lajas, Hatillo,
Aguadilla, Rincon, Anasco, Camuy, Hormigueros, Guanica and La Playa.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate route.

&&

LAT...LON 1853 6708 1851 6704 1849 6678 1832 6677
      1832 6682 1831 6683 1823 6682 1823 6683
      1819 6684 1817 6683 1814 6686 1815 6693
      1809 6692 1795 6685 1794 6720 1821 6717
      1835 6728 1841 6718 1844 6718

$$

KScharf


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