Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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WHCA72 TJSJ 290218
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
1018 PM AST FRI AUG 28 2015

...WINDS AND SEAS SUBSIDING FROM TROPICAL STORM ERIKA...BUT SOME
AREAS ARE STILL HAZARDOUS...

.TROPICAL STORM ERIKA EXIT THE LOCAL AREA. ALTHOUGH WINDS AND
WAVES ARE SUBSIDING...SOME AREAS MAINLY ACROSS THE ATLANTIC AND
CARIBBEAN OFFSHORE WATERS...AND THE MONA PASSAGE ARE STILL
HAZARDOUS.

AMZ712-735-290330-
/O.CAN.TJSJ.SC.Y.0035.000000T0000Z-150829T0300Z/
COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM-
1018 PM AST FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN HAS CANCELLED THE SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY.

SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION ACROSS THESE AREAS.

$$

AMZ710-290330-
/O.EXT.TJSJ.SC.Y.0035.000000T0000Z-150829T0300Z/
ATLC WATERS OF PUERTO RICO AND USVI FROM 10NM TO 19.5N-
1018 PM AST FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL EARLY SATURDAY MORNING...

* WINDS...15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUST TO AROUND 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13
  FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A TROPICAL STORM WARNING MEANS SUSTAINED WINDS OF 34 TO 63 KT ARE
EXPECTED DUE TO A TROPICAL STORM WITHIN 36 HOURS.

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

&&

$$

AMZ732-741-290330-
/O.CON.TJSJ.SC.Y.0035.000000T0000Z-150829T0300Z/
CARIBBEAN WATERS OF PUERTO RICO FROM 10 NM TO 17N-
MONA PASSAGE SOUTHWARD TO 17N-
1018 PM AST FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM AST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUST TO AROUND 35 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13
  FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A TROPICAL STORM WARNING MEANS SUSTAINED WINDS OF 34 TO 63 KT ARE
EXPECTED DUE TO A TROPICAL STORM WITHIN 36 HOURS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
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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