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
538 AM AST MON NOV 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CARIBBEAN WATERS OF PUERTO RICO FROM 10 NM TO 17N...
  COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN USVI...VIEQUES...AND EASTERN PUERTO RICO
  OUT 10 NM...

* UNTIL 630 AM AST

* AT 534 AM AST...A DEVELOPING LINE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORM
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS AND GUSTY WINDS WAS LOCATED
  MAINLY OVER THE EASTERN COASTAL WATERS OF VIEQUES...MOVING EAST
  NEAR 20 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY
           HAZARDOUS SEAS. SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY
           HIGHER WINDS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER THE COASTAL WATERS
  BETWEEN VIEQUES AND THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 1775 6453 1790 6554 1813 6536 1814 6530
      1815 6534 1826 6525 1833 6444
TIME...MOT...LOC 0934Z 273DEG 18KT 1809 6518

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

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