Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
1051 AM AST TUE MAY 31 2016

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SAN JUAN AND VICINITY-NORTHEAST-SOUTHEAST-EASTERN INTERIOR-
NORTH CENTRAL-CENTRAL INTERIOR-PONCE AND VICINITY-NORTWEST-
WESTERN INTERIOR-MAYAGUEZ AND VICINITY-SOUTHWEST-CULEBRA-VIEQUES-
THE NEARSHORE AND OFF SHORE ATLANTIC AND CARIBBEAN COASTAL WATERS-
1051 AM AST TUE MAY 31 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PUERTO RICO AND THE ADJACENT
ATLANTIC COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

.THUNDERSTORMS...THERE IS A MODERATE CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH
HEAVY RAINFALL...BRIEF GUSTY WINDS AND LIGHTNING ACROSS THE LOCAL
WATERS...AS WELL AS ACROSS NORTH OF THE CORDILLERA AND EASTERN
HALF OF PUERTO RICO...INCLUDING VIEQUES AND CULEBRA.

.FLOODING...HEAVY RAINS COULD LEAD TO URBAN AND SMALL STREAM
FLOODING. DUE TO ALREADY SATURATED SOILS...MUDSLIDES AND FLASH
FLOODING ARE POSSIBLE IN AREAS OF STEEP TERRAIN AND ALONG THE
MAIN RIVERS AND TRIBUTARIES OF EASTERN PR. IN ADDITION...SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS WESTERN PR CAN LEAD TO RAPID RIVER RISES.

.WAVES...CHOPPY/ROUGH SEAS UP TO 6 FEET ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE
ATLANTIC OFFSHORE WATERS TODAY...SPREADING ACROSS THE ATLANTIC AND
CARIBBEAN COASTAL WATERS AND ANEGADA PASSAGE TONIGHT.

.RIP CURRENTS...THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FOR
MOST OF THE BEACHES OF PUERTO RICO...VIEQUES AND CULEBRA.

.HEAT...SOUTHEASTERLY TRADE WINDS WILL RESULT IN ABOVE NORMAL
HEAT INDEX ALONG THE SOME OF THE LOWER ELEVATIONS OF PUERTO RICO.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

THE POTENTIAL FOR URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING WILL CONTINUE
ACROSS PUERTO RICO...AS HIGH MOISTURE CONTENT CONTINUES TO AID IN
SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT ACROSS THE REGION DURING THE
NEXT FEW DAYS. A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE
ACROSS MOST BEACHES IN PUERTO RICO...VIEQUES AND CULEBRA
WEDNESDAY. A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS EXPECTED THURSDAY
THROUGH SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WIDESPREAD SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED, HOWEVER INDIVIDUAL
SPOTTER ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT FLOODING AND RIP CURRENTS TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN.

$$

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ST. THOMAS ST. JOHN ADJACENT ISLANDS-ST CROIX-
NEARSHORE ATLANTIC AND ADJACENT CARIBBEAN COASTAL WATERS-
1051 AM AST TUE MAY 31 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS AND THE
ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

.THUNDERSTORMS...THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY
RAINFALL AND BRIEF GUSTY WINDS ACROSS THE LOCAL WATERS.

.WIND...SUSTAINED WINDS AROUND 20 MPH EXPECTED ACROSS PORTIONS OF
THE ATLANTIC WATERS.

.RIP CURRENTS...THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FOR
A FEW BEACHES IN SAINT CROIX.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO EXCEED 20 MPH IN A FEW PLACES ACROSS THE
LOCAL WATERS DURING THE WEEKEND AND EARLY NEXT WEEK. THE POTENTIAL
FOR URBAN AND GUT FLOODING WILL INCREASE SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY AS
MOISTURE INCREASES ACROSS THE REGION. THE MODERATE RISK OF RIP
CURRENTS FOR SAINT CROIX WILL CONTINUE DURING THE NEXT FEW DAYS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WIDESPREAD SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED, HOWEVER INDIVIDUAL
SPOTTER ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT FLOODING AND RIP CURRENTS TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN.

$$

SNELL



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