Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
338 PM AST THU AUG 28 2014

AMZ741-742-745-282030-
338 PM AST THU AUG 28 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

AT 330 PM AST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS AND
INTENSE LIGHTNING OVER THE COASTAL WATERS JUST WEST OF
MAYAGUEZ...MOVING WEST AT AROUND 5 KNOTS.


INTENSE LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE OPEN
WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED METAL
OBJECTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM CAN ALSO PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS.
WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS
SEAS.

LAT...LON 1828 6750 1826 6715 1812 6715 1811 6749

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