Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service San Juan PR
649 PM AST Wed Aug 16 2017

AMZ710>745-PRZ001>013-172300-
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-
649 PM AST Wed Aug 16 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Puerto Rico and the adjacent
Atlantic Coastal Waters.

.Day One...Tonight

.Thunderstorms...There is a chance of thunderstorms with heavy
rainfall and brief gusty winds tonight across portions of eastern and
southwestern Puerto Rico as well as across Vieques and Culebra.

.Flooding...Heavy rains could lead to urban and small stream
flooding.

.Wind...Sustained winds in excess of 20 MPH are possible across most
of the local waters and across Vieques and Culebra.

.Waves...Seas in the range of 7 to 9 feet expected mostly across the
offshore Atlantic and Caribbean waters.

.Rip Currents...There is a high risk of rip currents for northwest to
north central beaches of Puerto Rico.

.Days Two through Seven...Thursday through Tuesday

A tropical wave will continue to affect the local area on Thursday,
increasing the potential for thunderstorms, urban and small stream
flooding over portions of the islands, particularly eastern Puerto
Rico, Vieques and Culebra. A moderate to high risk of rip current is
expected to continue across portions of the east, north and south
coasts of the islands 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.

$$

AMZ715-725-VIZ001-002-172300-
St. Thomas St. John adjacent Islands-St Croix-
Nearshore Atlantic and adjacent Caribbean Coastal Waters-
649 PM AST Wed Aug 16 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the U.S. Virgin Islands and the
ADJACENT Coastal Waters.

.Day One...Tonight

.Thunderstorms...There is a chance of thunderstorms with heavy
rainfall and brief gusty winds tonight across the local islands.

.Flooding...Heavy rains could lead to urban flooding.

.Wind...Sustained winds in excess of 20 MPH are possible across most
of the local islands and surrounding waters.

.Waves...Seas in the range of 7 to 9 feet expected mostly across the
offshore Atlantic and Caribbean waters.

.Rip Currents...There is a high risk of rip currents for Salt River
and Cramer Park beaches in St Croix.

.Days Two through Seven...Thursday through Tuesday

A tropical wave will continue to affect the local area on Thursday,
increasing the potential for thunderstorms and urban flooding over
portions of the islands. A moderate to high risk of rip current is
expected to continue particularly across Saint Croix.

.Spotter information statement...

Widespread spotter activation is not anticipated, however individual
spotter are encouraged to report Rip Currents to the National Weather
Service in San Juan.

$$



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