Flood Statement
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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WGCA82 TJSJ 171245
FLSSJU

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service San Juan PR
Issued by National Weather Service Miami FL
845 AM AST TUE OCT 17 2017

PRC009-035-043-057-075-123-133-149-171545-
/O.NEW.TJSJ.FA.Y.0603.171017T1245Z-171017T1545Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Villalba PR-Guayama PR-Coamo PR-Cayey PR-Salinas PR-Juana Diaz PR-
Santa Isabel PR-Aibonito PR-
845 AM AST TUE OCT 17 2017

The National Weather Service in San Juan has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  Villalba Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Guayama Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Coamo Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Cayey Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Salinas Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Juana Diaz Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Santa Isabel Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Aibonito Municipality in Puerto Rico...

* Until 1145 AM AST

* At 840 AM AST, satellite estimates indicate heavy rain from
  thunderstorms over southeast and south central Puerto Rico that
  will cause urban and small stream flooding. Up to one inch of rain
  has already fallen, and the ground is saturated in many area from
  recent heavy rain.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Guayama, Coamo, Santa Isabel, Villalba, Salinas, Aibonito, Cayey,
  Juana Diaz, Jobos, Olimpo, Coco, Los Llanos, Guayabal, Jauca,
  Coqui, Corazon, Vazquez, Potala Pastillo, Las Ollas and Aguilita.

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.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

&&

LAT...LON 1798 6632 1793 6646 1799 6647 1798 6654
      1814 6656 1818 6647 1815 6632 1818 6624
      1813 6617 1816 6609 1811 6605 1802 6609
      1797 6607 1792 6622 1795 6618 1796 6620
      1796 6621 1793 6624 1791 6623

$$

Bragaw


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