Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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WHCA72 TJSJ 200838
MWWSJU

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
438 AM AST SUN AUG 20 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS ARE DIMINISHING...

.SEAS WILL CONTINUE HAZARDOUS ACROSS THE OUTER ATLANTIC AS
TROPICAL STORM HARVEY HAS OPENED UP INTO A TROPICAL WAVE AND IS
MOVING THROUGH THE SOUTHERN CARIBBEAN SEA SOUTH OF THE DOMINICAN
REPUBLIC.

AMZ710-201645-
/O.CON.TJSJ.SC.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-170821T1800Z/
ATLANTIC WATERS OF PUERTO RICO AND USVI FROM 10 NM TO 19.5N-
438 AM AST SUN AUG 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM AST MONDAY...

* WINDS...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9
  FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
OR SEA OF 7 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$



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