Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
712 PM AST TUE AUG 25 2015

AMZ741-745-260115-
712 PM AST TUE AUG 25 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHWESTERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM...
  MONA PASSAGE SOUTHWARD TO 17N...

AT 708 PM AST...SATELLITE AND RADAR IMAGERY INDICATED A STRONG
THUNDERSTORM...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THIS
THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OFF TO THE WEST OF CABO ROJO OVER THE MONA
PASSAGE...MOVING WEST AT 15 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

INTENSE LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 1806 6791 1805 6788 1808 6784 1810 6784
      1812 6786 1812 6790 1832 6785 1808 6728
      1796 6730 1796 6738 1790 6738 1786 6796

$$

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