Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
822 PM AST TUE MAY 3 2016

AMZ710-715-725-732-735-040400-
ATLC WATERS OF PUERTO RICO AND USVI FROM 10NM TO 19.5N-
COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHERN USVI AND CULEBRA OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN USVI VIEQUES AND EASTERN PUERTO RICO
OUT 10 NM-CARIBBEAN WATERS OF PUERTO RICO FROM 10 NM TO 17N-
COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM-
822 PM AST TUE MAY 3 2016

...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE ATLANTIC AND CARIBBEAN
COASTAL WATERS..

AT 815 PM AST...DOPPLER WEATHER RADAR INDICATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS MOVING ACROSS THE ATLANTIC AND CARIBBEAN
COASTAL WATERS. THESE STORMS ARE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING TORRENTIAL
RAINFALL...OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING...AND WINDS AROUND 20-30 KNOTS.
THESE STORMS CAN ALSO PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 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.

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