Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
422 AM AST SAT JUL 30 2016

AMZ710>745-PRZ001>013-310830-
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-
422 AM AST SAT JUL 30 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

.WIND...SUSTAINED WINDS GREATER THAN 20 MPH (17 KNOTS) ARE
EXPECTED ACROSS MOST OF THE LOCAL WATERS, ACROSS THE COASTAL
AREAS OF THE NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN PUERTO RICO AS WELL AS ACROSS
CULEBRA AND VIEQUES.

.WAVES...CHOPPY/ROUGH SEAS GREATER THAN 7 FEET EXPECTED ACROSS THE
OFFSHORE ATLANTIC AND CARIBBEAN WATERS THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

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

.HEAT...HEAT INDEX OF 102 DEGREES OR MORE ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS MOST
OF THE COASTAL AREAS OF PUERTO RICO.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

A STRONG TROPICAL WAVE IS FORECAST TO AFFECT THE REGION SUNDAY AND
EARLY MONDAY. THIS FEATURE WILL BRING UNSTABLE CONDITIONS AND
SIGNIFICANTLY ENHANCE THE DEVELOPMENT OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ACROSS THE REGION. PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL, GUSTY WINDS, AND
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY CAN BE EXPECTED AS THE TROPICAL WAVE MOVES
THROUGH THE AREA. FLOODING AND MUDSLIDES AS WELL AS HAZARDOUS
MARINE CONDITIONS CAN ALSO BE EXPECTED. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE
LATE MONDAY. ANOTHER TROPICAL TROPICAL WAVE IS EXPECTED TO REACH
THE REGION ON THURSDAY.

.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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AMZ715-725-VIZ001-002-310830-
ST. THOMAS ST. JOHN ADJACENT ISLANDS-ST CROIX-
NEARSHORE ATLANTIC AND ADJACENT CARIBBEAN COASTAL WATERS-
422 AM AST SAT JUL 30 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

.WIND...SUSTAINED WINDS GREATER THAN 20 MPH (17 KNOTS) ARE
EXPECTED ACROSS THE SURROUNDING COASTAL WATERS AS WELL AS ACROSS
THE LOCAL ISLANDS.

.WAVES...CHOPPY/ROUGH SEAS GREATER THAN 7 FEET EXPECTED ACROSS THE
OFFSHORE ATLANTIC AND CARIBBEAN WATERS THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

.RIP CURRENTS...THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FOR MOST
OF THE BEACHES OF ST CROIX.

.HEAT...HEAT INDEX OF 102 DEGREES OR MORE ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE
COASTAL AREAS OF THE LOCAL ISLANDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

A STRONG TROPICAL WAVE IS FORECAST TO AFFECT THE REGION SUNDAY AND
EARLY MONDAY. THIS FEATURE WILL BRING UNSTABLE CONDITIONS AND
SIGNIFICANTLY ENHANCE THE DEVELOPMENT OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ACROSS THE REGION. PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL, GUSTY WINDS, AND
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY CAN BE EXPECTED AS THE TROPICAL WAVE MOVES
THROUGH THE AREA. FLOODING AS WELL AS HAZARDOUS MARINE CONDITIONS
CAN ALSO BE EXPECTED. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE LATE MONDAY. ANOTHER
TROPICAL TROPICAL WAVE IS EXPECTED TO REACH THE REGION ON
THURSDAY.

.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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