Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service San Juan PR
804 PM AST MON OCT 16 2017

The National Weather Service in San Juan has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Villalba Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Arroyo Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Guayama Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Yabucoa Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Coamo Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Ponce Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Salinas Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Maunabo Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Juana Diaz Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Santa Isabel Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Patillas Municipality in Puerto Rico...

* Until 100 AM AST

* At 803 PM AST, satellite estimates and rain gauges indicated
  thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. More
  than four inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is
  expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Ponce, Guayama, Coamo, Santa Isabel, Arroyo, Villalba, Salinas,
  Maunabo, Yabucoa, Patillas, Juana Diaz, Emajagua, Jobos, Palmas,
  Coto Laurel, Playita, Olimpo, Coco, Los Llanos and Guayabal.

Excessive rainfall over the warned area will cause mud slides near
steep terrain. The mud slide can consist of rock, mud, vegetation and
other loose materials.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.

&&

LAT...LON 1797 6656 1798 6670 1813 6669 1817 6659
      1816 6632 1808 6626 1804 6614 1810 6613
      1811 6605 1808 6601 1813 6591 1807 6580
      1798 6590 1791 6623 1798 6632 1792 6645
      1794 6643 1795 6654 1788 6653

$$

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