Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
502 PM AST MON OCT 27 2014

PRC047-051-101-135-137-143-145-272200-
COROZAL PR-MOROVIS PR-VEGA ALTA PR-DORADO PR-TOA ALTA PR-TOA BAJA PR-
VEGA BAJA PR-
502 PM AST MON OCT 27 2014

AT 457 PM AST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGIST DETECTED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM 2 MILES SOUTHEAST OF VEGA ALTA...MOVING WEST AT
5 MPH. THIS THUNDERSTORM IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS UP TO
30 MPH AND DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

HEAVY RAINS MAY FLOOD LOW LYING AREAS SUCH AS DITCHES AND
UNDERPASSES. AVOID THESE AREAS AND DO NOT CROSS FLOODED ROADS AS THEY
MAY BE WASHED OUT. WATER LEVELS OF SMALL STREAMS AND RIVERS MAY ALSO
RISE...THEREFORE SEEK HIGHER GROUND IF THREATENED BY FLOOD WATERS.

INTENSE LIGHTNING IS REPORTED WITH THIS STORM. IF OUTDOORS...STAY
AWAY FROM ISOLATED HIGH OBJECTS SUCH AS TREES. MOVE INDOORS IF
POSSIBLE. WHEN INDOORS...STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS AND AVOID
USING TELEPHONES UNLESS IT IS AN EMERGENCY. TRY TO UNPLUG UNNECESSARY
ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES BEFORE THE THUNDERSTORM APPROACHES.

$$

CAM








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