Hurricane Local Statement
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
HURRICANE GONZALO LOCAL STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
1118 AM AST TUE OCT 14 2014

...GONZALO MOVING NORTHWESTWARD OVER THE OPEN ATLANTIC OCEAN...

.NEW INFORMATION...
WARNINGS HAVE BEEN DISCONTINUED.

.AREAS AFFECTED...
THIS LOCAL STATEMENT OFFERS GUIDANCE AND RECOMMENDATIONS FOR
MARINERS...AS WELL AS OTHER MARINE INTERESTS...ALONG ATLANTIC
WATERS OF PUERTO RICO AND THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS.

.WATCHES/WARNINGS...
TROPICAL CYCLONE WATCHES AND WARNINGS ARE NO LONGER IN EFFECT
ANYWHERE ACROSS PUERTO RICO AND THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS.

PLEASE CHECK THE LATEST PUBLIC AND MARINE FORECASTS FOR DETAILED
INFORMATION ABOUT ADDITIONAL HAZARDS.

.STORM INFORMATION...
AT 11 AM AST...THE CENTER OF HURRICANE GONZALO WAS LOCATED NEAR
LATITUDE 20.3N...LONGITUDE 65.2W. THIS WAS ABOUT 140 MILES
NORTH-NORTHEAST OF SAN JUAN PR...OR ABOUT 140 MILES NORTH OF
SAINT THOMAS VI. STORM MOTION WAS NW OR 315 DEGREES AT 13 MPH.
STORM INTENSITY WAS 110 MPH.

.SITUATION OVERVIEW...
HURRICANE GONZALO IS MOVING AWAY FROM OUR LOCAL ATLANTIC OFFSHORE
WATERS...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS ARE NO LONGER EXPECTED ACROSS
THIS AREA. ALTHOUGH TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS ARE NOT LONGER
EXPECTED...HAZARDOUS MARINE CONDITIONS STILL POSSIBLE ACROSS THE
OFFSHORE ATLANTIC WATERS. THEREFORE...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES
REMAIN IN EFFECT.

.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS SHOULD CHECK THE LATEST COASTAL WATERS FORECAST BEFORE
MAKING ANY DEFINITE PLANS.

&&

.NEXT UPDATE...
AS IT PERTAINS TO THIS EVENT...THIS WILL BE THE LAST LOCAL
STATEMENT ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN
REGARDING THE EFFECTS OF TROPICAL CYCLONE HAZARDS UPON THE AREA.

AMZ710-141630-
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ATLC WATERS OF PUERTO RICO AND USVI FROM 10NM TO 19.5N-
1118 AM AST TUE OCT 14 2014

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

...PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS EVENT IS NO LONGER EXPECTED TO HAVE AN IMPACT ACROSS THE
AREA AT THIS TIME. USE THE OPPORTUNITY TO REVISE PREPAREDNESS
PLANS AND REMAIN PREPARED FOR FUTURE EVENTS.

&&

...WINDS AND SEAS...
SUSTAINED HIGH WINDS OR WIND GUSTS ARE NO LONGER EXPECTED. PLEASE
REFER TO THE LATEST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST FOR WIND
INFORMATION.

...TORNADOES AND WATERSPOUTS...
ISOLATED WATERSPOUTS CANT BE RULED OUT ACROSS THE ATLANTIC WATERS
IN SQUALLY WEATHER.

$$







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