Flood Statement
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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WGCA82 TJSJ 251942
FLSSJU

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
342 PM AST FRI JUL 25 2014

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MOCA PR-SAN SEBASTIAN PR-LAS MARIAS PR-AGUADILLA PR-AGUADA PR-
342 PM AST FRI JUL 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR
  DRAINAGE AREAS IN
  FOR THE FOLLOWING MUNICIPALITIES...

  IN PUERTO RICO
     MOCA...SAN SEBASTIAN...LAS MARIAS...AGUADILLA AND AGUADA

* UNTIL 530 PM AST

* AT 337 PM AST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WITH HEAVY RAIN OVER SAN SEBASTIAN AND SURROUNDING MUNICIPALITIES
MOVING TOWARDS THE WEST NORTHWEST. THESE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE UNTIL AT LEAST 5:30 PM AST. THIS ACTIVITY
COULD PRODUCE MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL...OCCASIONAL CLOUD
TO GROUND LIGHTNING...AND PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS. THESE
SHOWERS MAY ALSO CAUSE FLOODING OF URBAN AND POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS...AS WELL AS MINOR FLOODING IN SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS.

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 1843 6704 1839 6703 1838 6691 1836 6690
      1823 6692 1828 6704 1831 6706 1833 6712
      1832 6713 1835 6723 1837 6724 1839 6723
      1842 6717 1848 6717

$$

ACOTTO






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