Flood Warning
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
146 PM AST TUE DEC 16 2014

PRC053-162045-
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FAJARDO PR-
146 PM AST TUE DEC 16 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN...
  FAJARDO MUNICIPALITY IN PUERTO RICO...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF FAJARDO...

* UNTIL 445 PM AST

* AT 141 PM AST...USGS RIVER GAGE INDICATES THE RIO FAJARD AT
PARAISO IS OUT OF ITS BANKS DUE TO EXCESSIVE RUNOFF PROM ADDITIONAL
RAINFALL OVER THE PAST HOUR. LOCAL OFFICIALS REPORTED SCHOOL
EVACUATIONS DUE TO FLOODING AT ROUTE 194.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 1835 6562 1829 6562 1828 6571 1833 6568
      1835 6563

$$

AAS








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