Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
532 PM AST MON SEP 25 2017

...DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS POSSIBLE FOR MOST PUERTO RICO BEACHES
THROUGH TUESDAY...

PRZ001-002-005-007-008-010-011-261200-
/O.CON.TJSJ.RP.S.0054.000000T0000Z-170927T0000Z/
SAN JUAN AND VICINITY-NORTHEAST-NORTH CENTRAL-PONCE AND VICINITY-
NORTHWEST-MAYAGUEZ AND VICINITY-SOUTHWEST-
532 PM AST MON SEP 25 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

* LOCATION...THE BEACHES OF CONDADO, OCEAN PARK, LEVITTOWN,
  PLAYA CARACOLES, LOS TUBOS, PUERTO NUEVO, CERRO GORDO,
  BALNEARIO DORADO, CRASHBOAT, PENON BRUSI, PLAYA JOBOS, TUNEL
  GUAJATACA, PICO DE PIEDRA, SANDY BEACH, PLAYA BUYE, COMBATE,
  PLAYA BALLENA, PLAYITA ROSADA, PUNTA VENTANA, PLAYA PONCE, AND
  CULEBRITA ARE ALL IN THE HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK AREA.

* TIMING...THROUGH AT LEAST TUESDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE FORECAST FOR ALL OF THE
  PUERTO RICO COASTLINE EXCEPT FOR THE FAR SOUTHEAST TIP.
  DANGEROUS HIGH SURF AND LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION ARE POSSIBLE
  IN THE RISK AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT, RELAX AND
FLOAT. DON`T SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT. IF ABLE, SWIM IN A
DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE, FACE THE
SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP.

&&

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