Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
352 AM AST FRI SEP 19 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM...
  CARIBBEAN WATERS OF PUERTO RICO FROM 10 NM TO 17N...

* UNTIL 445 AM AST

* AT 349 AM AST...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER WEATHER RADAR
INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH FREQUENT LIGHTNING...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG WINDS OF 34 KNOTS OR GREATER OVER THE
COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM...OR ABOUT 7 NM
WEST OF PUNTA VIENTO...MOVING WEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORM PASS.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 1779 6643 1800 6629 1804 6587 1800 6585
      1775 6589 1754 6612
TIME...MOT...LOC 0750Z 102DEG 13KT 1796 6611

$$
RAM/JFR/RVT









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