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
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
258 PM AST MON OCT 16 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM...

* UNTIL 400 PM AST

* AT 255 PM AST...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER OVER THE
  CARIBBEAN WATERS . THE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE MOVING NORTHEAST.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...SATELLITE IMAGERY INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS...SUDDENLY HIGHER
           WAVES...FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. MAKE SURE
           ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE JACKETS.

* THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 1797 6666 1800 6662 1798 6657 1801 6648
      1796 6639 1799 6632 1795 6628 1796 6627
      1782 6614 1773 6660
TIME...MOT...LOC 1855Z 240DEG 0KT 1795 6651

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

$$

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