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
844 PM AST FRI AUG 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CARIBBEAN WATERS OF PUERTO RICO FROM 10 NM TO 17N...
  COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM...

* UNTIL 1015 PM AST

* AT 842 PM AST...AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED OVER
  THE NEARSHORE WATERS SOUTH OF PUERTO RICO. THESE THUNDERSTORMS ARE
  PRODUCING HEAVY RAINFALL...GUSTY WINDS...LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES AND
  INTENSE LIGHTNING. WATERSPOUTS ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS ACTIVITY.

  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.


LAT...LON 1778 6608 1739 6606 1724 6655 1769 6652
TIME...MOT...LOC 0042Z 062DEG 0KT 1758 6625

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

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