Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service San Juan PR
1223 PM AST THU NOV 16 2017

The National Weather Service in San Juan has extended the

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Yabucoa Municipality in Puerto Rico...

* Until 330 PM AST

* At 1222 PM AST, Doppler radar and satellite imagery indicated
  heavy rain across the warned area. Up to two inches of rain have
  already fallen. Flash flooding is already occurring.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Martorell.

Excessive rainfall over the warned area will cause mud slides near
steep terrain. The mud slide can consist of rock, mud, vegetation and
other loose materials.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.

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LAT...LON 1806 6588 1807 6590 1809 6590 1809 6587
      1806 6582 1806 6583 1805 6584

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