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
301 PM AST SUN JUN 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHWESTERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHWESTERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM...

* UNTIL 400 PM AST

* AT 259 PM AST...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ARE MOVING JUST OFFSHORE
  ANASCO AND MAYAGUEZ. THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL PRODUCE
  TORRENTIAL RAINFALL...EXCESSIVE LIGHTING STRIKES...AND REDUCE
  VISIBILITIES.

  HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY
           HAZARDOUS SEAS. SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY
           HIGHER WINDS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 1842 6731 1836 6727 1835 6727 1834 6726
      1830 6724 1829 6721 1824 6717 1823 6717
      1821 6716 1821 6717 1813 6733 1835 6744
TIME...MOT...LOC 1859Z 240DEG 0KT 1827 6723

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

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