Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
356 PM AST FRI JUL 25 2014

PRC071-099-115-131-252100-
MOCA PR-SAN SEBASTIAN PR-ISABELA PR-QUEBRADILLAS PR-
356 PM AST FRI JUL 25 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR STRONG SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
OVER SAN SEBASTIAN AND SURROUNDING MUNICIPALITIES...

AT 346 PM AST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGIST DETECTED
STRONG SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER SAN SEBASTIAN...MOVING WEST
NORTHWEST AT 10 TO  15 MPH. THESE SHOWERS ARE PRODUCING HEAVY
DOWNPOURS...STRONG GUSTY WINDS...MINOR FLOODING...AS WELL AS
DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

HEAVY RAINS MAY FLOOD LOW LYING AREAS SUCH AS DITCHES AND
UNDERPASSES. AVOID THESE AREAS AND DO NOT CROSS FLOODED ROADS AS THEY
MAY BE WASHED OUT. WATER LEVELS OF SMALL STREAMS AND RIVERS MAY ALSO
RISE...THEREFORE SEEK HIGHER GROUND IF THREATENED BY FLOOD WATERS.

INTENSE LIGHTNING IS REPORTED WITH THIS STORM. IF OUTDOORS...STAY
AWAY FROM ISOLATED HIGH OBJECTS SUCH AS TREES. MOVE INDOORS IF
POSSIBLE. WHEN INDOORS...STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS AND AVOID
USING TELEPHONES UNLESS IT IS AN EMERGENCY. TRY TO UNPLUG UNNECESSARY
ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES BEFORE THE THUNDERSTORM APPROACHES.

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