Flood Statement
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service San Juan PR
Issued by National Weather Service Miami FL
641 AM AST SAT SEP 23 2017

PRC001-003-005-009-011-013-017-019-021-023-027-031-033-039-043-047-
051-054-055-061-065-067-071-073-079-081-083-091-093-097-099-101-105-
107-115-117-121-125-127-131-135-137-139-141-143-145-149-232130-
/O.CON.TJSJ.FA.W.0036.000000T0000Z-170923T2130Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Sabana Grande PR-Lares PR-Carolina PR-Coamo PR-Morovis PR-
Naranjito PR-Vega Alta PR-San Sebastian PR-Arecibo PR-Bayamon PR-
Orocovis PR-Isabela PR-Toa Baja PR-Moca PR-Quebradillas PR-
Trujillo Alto PR-San Juan PR-Lajas PR-Maricao PR-Mayaguez PR-
Rincon PR-Barranquitas PR-Jayuya PR-San German PR-Ciales PR-
Hatillo PR-Utuado PR-Manati PR-Las Marias PR-Florida PR-Adjuntas PR-
Hormigueros PR-Anasco PR-Villalba PR-Vega Baja PR-Cabo Rojo PR-
Camuy PR-Barceloneta PR-Guanica PR-Guaynabo PR-Dorado PR-Corozal PR-
Catano PR-Aguada PR-Aibonito PR-Aguadilla PR-Toa Alta PR-
641 AM AST SAT SEP 23 2017

...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 530 PM AST SATURDAY FOR
SABANA GRANDE...LARES...SOUTHEASTERN CAROLINA...COAMO...MOROVIS...
NARANJITO...VEGA ALTA...SAN SEBASTIAN...ARECIBO...BAYAMON...
OROCOVIS...ISABELA...SOUTHWESTERN TOA BAJA...MOCA...QUEBRADILLAS...
TRUJILLO ALTO...SAN JUAN...LAJAS...MARICAO...MAYAGUEZ...RINCON...
BARRANQUITAS...JAYUYA...SAN GERMAN...CIALES...HATILLO...UTUADO...
MANATI...LAS MARIAS...FLORIDA...ADJUNTAS...HORMIGUEROS...ANASCO...
VILLALBA...VEGA BAJA...CABO ROJO...CAMUY...BARCELONETA...GUANICA...
GUAYNABO...SOUTHWESTERN DORADO...COROZAL...SOUTHWESTERN CATANO...
AGUADA...NORTHWESTERN AIBONITO...AGUADILLA AND TOA ALTA
MUNICIPALITIES...

At 641 AM AST, several river gages remained above flood stage and
satellite imagery indicates continued shower activity, especially
over the west end of the island.  This rain may cause   additional
flooding in the warning area.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
San Juan, Arecibo, Coamo, Jayuya, Adjuntas, Guaynabo, Sabana Seca,
Vega Alta, San Sebastian, Naranjito, Mayaguez, Trujillo Alto,
Florida, Sabana Grande, San German, Lajas, Hatillo, Aguadilla, Camuy
and Hormigueros.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate route.

&&

LAT...LON 1840 6593 1827 6591 1831 6597 1828 6622
      1824 6627 1802 6633 1804 6643 1808 6643
      1808 6652 1815 6653 1817 6659 1811 6674
      1817 6684 1814 6686 1815 6693 1795 6685
      1794 6720 1821 6717 1835 6728 1852 6709

$$

KScharf



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