Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service San Juan PR
508 PM AST Fri Feb 23 2018

PRZ001-002-005-008-010-012-VIZ002-240445-
/O.COR.TJSJ.SU.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-180224T1000Z/
/O.COR.TJSJ.RP.S.0015.000000T0000Z-180225T1000Z/
San Juan and Vicinity-Northeast-North Central-Northwest-
Mayaguez and Vicinity-Culebra-St Croix-
508 PM AST Fri Feb 23 2018

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AST SATURDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT...

* WAVES AND SURF...Seas 10 to 12 feet with breaking waves up to
  15 feet.

* LOCATION...Mayaguez and vicinity, northwest through northeast
  beaches of Puerto Rico, Culebra, and the beaches of Saint Croix.

* TIMING...High surf through 6 AM Saturday. High rip current
  risk through late Saturday night.

* IMPACTS...Strong currents that can carry away even the best of
  swimmers. Large breaking waves that can result in beach
  erosion.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a high risk of rip currents.

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.

A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area...producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions. High surf can wash people and
animals off high rocks and jetties--stay back from the water.

&&

$$

PRZ013-240445-
/O.CON.TJSJ.SU.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-180223T2200Z/
/O.CON.TJSJ.RP.S.0015.000000T0000Z-180225T1000Z/
Vieques-
508 PM AST Fri Feb 23 2018

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM AST THIS
EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT...

* WAVES AND SURF...Seas 8 to 10 feet. Breaking waves up to 14
  feet northeast side.

* LOCATION...Vieques.

* TIMING...High risk of rip currents through late Saturday
  night. High Surf through at least 6 PM AST.

* IMPACTS...Strong currents that can carry away even the best of
  swimmers. Large breaking waves that can result in beach
  erosion.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a high risk of rip currents.

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help. High surf can wash people and
animals off high rocks and jetties--stay back from the water.

&&

$$

VIZ001-240445-
/O.CON.TJSJ.SU.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-180224T1000Z/
/O.CON.TJSJ.RP.S.0015.000000T0000Z-180224T2200Z/
St.Thomas...St. John...and Adjacent Islands-
508 PM AST Fri Feb 23 2018

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AST SATURDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

* WAVES AND SURF...Seas 8 to 10 feet with breaking waves up to
  14 feet.

* LOCATION...The northwest beaches of Saint Thomas.

* TIMING...High surf through 6 AM Saturday. High rip current
  risk through Saturday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Strong currents that can carry away even the best of
  swimmers. Large breaking waves that can result in beach
  erosion.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a high risk of rip currents.

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.

A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area...producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions. High surf can wash people and
animals off high rocks and jetties--stay back from the water.

&&

$$

PRZ003-240445-
/O.CON.TJSJ.RP.S.0015.000000T0000Z-180224T1000Z/
Southeast-
508 PM AST Fri Feb 23 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

* LOCATION...Southeastern beaches of Puerto Rico.

* TIMING...Through late tonight.

* IMPACTS...Strong currents that can carry away even the best of
  swimmers.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a high risk of rip currents.

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.

&&

$$



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