Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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WHCA72 TJSJ 030209
MWWSJU

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
1009 PM AST MON MAR 2 2015

...ROUGH AND HAZARDOUS SEAS EXPECTED THROUGH MOST OF THE WEEK...

.MODERATE TO LOCALLY STRONG TRADE WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO GENERATE
STEEP WAVES UP TO 7 FEET THROUGH TUESDAY THEN INCREASING TO 8 FEET
ON WEDNESDAY ACROSS THE LOCAL WATERS. THE ATLANTIC SURFACE HIGH
PRESSURE RIDGE WILL SLIGHTLY WEAKEN ACROSS THE REGION
TONIGHT...BUT WILL QUICKLY STRENGTHEN ONCE AGAIN ON TUESDAY TO
MAINTAIN ROUGH AND HAZARDOUS WIND DRIVEN SEAS.

AMZ710-712-715-722-725-732-741-031015-
/O.CON.TJSJ.SC.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-150306T1000Z/
ATLC WATERS OF PUERTO RICO AND USVI FROM 10NM TO 19.5N-
COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHERN USVI AND CULEBRA OUT 10 NM-
ANEGADA PASSAGE SOUTHWARD TO 17N-
COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN USVI VIEQUES AND EASTERN PUERTO RICO
OUT 10 NM-CARIBBEAN WATERS OF PUERTO RICO FROM 10 NM TO 17N-
MONA PASSAGE SOUTHWARD TO 17N-
1009 PM AST MON MAR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...EAST NORTHEAST UP TO 22 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...UP TO 8 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 22 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR
SEAS OF 7 FEET AND GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
MARINE CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

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