Flood Warning
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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FLWSJU

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
616 PM AST SAT AUG 22 2015

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SAN SEBASTIAN PR-AGUADA PR-AGUADILLA PR-MOCA PR-
616 PM AST SAT AUG 22 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SAN SEBASTIAN MUNICIPALITY IN PUERTO RICO...
  AGUADA MUNICIPALITY IN PUERTO RICO...
  AGUADILLA MUNICIPALITY IN PUERTO RICO...
  MOCA MUNICIPALITY IN PUERTO RICO...

* UNTIL 615 AM AST SUNDAY

* AT 610 PM AST...RIO CULEBRINAS IS OUT OF ITS BANKS DUE TO
  EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM PREVIOUS RAINFALL. LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT
  REPORTED FLOODING ACROSS PORTIONS OF ROADS 119 AND 125 AS WELL AS
  AT URBANIZACION CULEBRINAS IN SAN SEBASTIAN. FLOODING ALONG PRONE
  AREAS IN MOCA AND AGUADA ALSO EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 1832 6692 1828 6693 1838 6720 1841 6716
      1844 6715

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