Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
437 AM AST THU MAY 26 2016

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SAN JUAN AND VICINITY-NORTHEAST-SOUTHEAST-EASTERN INTERIOR-
NORTH CENTRAL-CENTRAL INTERIOR-PONCE AND VICINITY-NORTWEST-
WESTERN INTERIOR-MAYAGUEZ AND VICINITY-SOUTHWEST-CULEBRA-VIEQUES-
THE NEARSHORE AND OFF SHORE ATLANTIC AND CARIBBEAN COASTAL WATERS-
437 AM AST THU MAY 26 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PUERTO RICO AND THE ADJACENT
ATLANTIC COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

.THUNDERSTORMS...THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY
RAINFALL AND BRIEF GUSTY WINDS THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS PORTIONS OF
WESTERN AND INTERIOR PUERTO RICO.

.WIND...SUSTAINED WINDS IN EXCESS OF 20 MPH EXPECTED ACROSS
LOCAL INNER WATERS NORTH AND SOUTH OF PUERTO RICO.

.RIP CURRENTS...THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FOR
MOST COASTS OF PUERTO RICO CULEBRA AND VIEQUES. THE WEST COAST OF
PUERTO RICO IS EXPECTED TO HAVE A LOW RISK..

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THIS MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MID WEEK
NEXT WEEK. WINDS WILL EXCEED 20 MPH IN A FEW PLACES ACROSS THE
LOCAL WATERS BUT WILL INCREASE OVER THE WEEKEND AND EARLY NEXT
WEEK. URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING WILL BECOME LIKELY IN SOME
AREAS OF PUERTO RICO SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY AS MOISTURE IS PULLED
UP FROM THE SOUTH..

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WIDESPREAD SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED, HOWEVER INDIVIDUAL
SPOTTER ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT FLOODING AND RIP CURRENTS TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN.

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ST. THOMAS ST. JOHN ADJACENT ISLANDS-ST CROIX-
NEARSHORE ATLANTIC AND ADJACENT CARIBBEAN COASTAL WATERS-
437 AM AST THU MAY 26 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS AND THE
ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THE MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIMITED TO A FEW
BEACHES AROUND SAINT CROIX.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

WINDS WILL INCREASE OVER THE LOCAL WATERS OVER THE WEEKEND AND
EARLY NEXT WEEK WITH MORE AREAS EXCEEDING 20 MPH SUSTAINED. THIS
WILL ALSO BRING MORE RIP CURRENTS TO SAINT CROIX. THE POTENTIAL
FOR URBAN AND GUT FLOODING WILL INCREASE SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY AS
MOISTURE IS PULLED UP FROM THE SOUTH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

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