Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service San Juan PR
647 PM AST TUE JAN 16 2018

The National Weather Service in San Juan has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Coastal Waters of Northern Puerto Rico out 10 NM...

* Until 730 PM AST

* At 644 PM AST, A line of showers producing waterspouts was located
  over the near shore waters approximately 10 nm WNW of Dorado
  moving west around 15 knots.

  HAZARD...Waterspouts.

  SOURCE...Air National Guard Pilot.

  IMPACT...Waterspouts can create locally hazardous seas.

* The shower and waterspout activity are expected to remain remain
  over mainly open waters.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Waterspouts can easily overturn boats and create locally hazardous
seas. Seek safe harbor immediately.

&&

LAT...LON 1848 6600 1845 6599 1844 6601 1846 6604
      1846 6608 1847 6609 1846 6610 1846 6611
      1847 6611 1846 6612 1848 6618 1849 6636
      1856 6626
TIME...MOT...LOC 2244Z 240DEG 0KT 1848 6613

WATERSPOUT...OBSERVED
HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...<34KTS

$$

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