Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Juan PR
456 AM AST Sun Dec 17 2017

PRZ008-VIZ002-171700-
/O.NEW.TJSJ.RP.S.0063.171217T0856Z-171217T2200Z/
Northwest-St Croix-
456 AM AST Sun Dec 17 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in SAN JUAN has issued a High Rip
Current Risk, which is in effect through this afternoon.

* LOCATION...across the north facing beaches of northwest Puerto
  Rico and St Croix.

* TIMING...through this evening

* IMPACTS...Dangerous rip currents that will carry away even the
  strongest swimmers into open waters.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a high risk of rip currents.

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.

&&

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