Marine Weather Message
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WHCA72 TJSJ 291418
MWWSJU

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
1018 AM AST THU SEP 29 2016

...FRESH TO STRONG WINDS AND HAZARDOUS SEAS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS
THE LOCAL WATERS...

.TROPICAL STORM MATTHEW HAS ENTERED THE EASTERN CARIBBEAN AND IS
FORECAST TO MOVE WESTWARD THROUGH THE CARIBBEAN. AS MATTHEW
FOLLOW THIS TRACK...MARINERS CAN EXPECT INCREASING WINDS AND SEAS
ACROSS THE REGIONAL WATERS.

AMZ715-722-725-742-292230-
/O.CON.TJSJ.SC.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-160930T1000Z/
COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHERN USVI AND CULEBRA OUT 10 NM-
ANEGADA PASSAGE SOUTHWARD TO 17N-
COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN USVI VIEQUES AND EASTERN PUERTO RICO
OUT 10 NM-COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHWESTERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM-
1018 AM AST THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...20 TO 30 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...10 TO 14 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 17 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

$$

AMZ710-732-741-292230-
/O.CON.TJSJ.SC.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-161001T1000Z/
ATLANTIC WATERS OF PUERTO RICO AND USVI FROM 10 NM TO 19.5N-
CARIBBEAN WATERS OF PUERTO RICO FROM 10 NM TO 17N-
MONA PASSAGE SOUTHWARD TO 17N-
1018 AM AST THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AST
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...20 TO 30 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...10 TO 14 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 17 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

$$

AMZ712-735-292230-
/O.CON.TJSJ.SC.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-160930T1800Z/
COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM-
1018 AM AST THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM AST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...20 TO 30 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...8 TO 12 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 14 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

$$

AMZ745-292230-
/O.CON.TJSJ.SC.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-160930T1000Z/
COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHWESTERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM-
1018 AM AST THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...AT AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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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