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Rip Current Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Juan PR
1044 AM AST Thu Dec 14 2017

A LONG PERIOD NORTHWEST SWELL WILL BRING DANGEROUS RIP CURRENT
CONDITIONS.

PRZ001-002-005-008-012-151000-
/O.NEW.TJSJ.RP.S.0062.171214T2200Z-171215T2200Z/
San Juan and Vicinity-Northeast-North Central-Northwest-Culebra-
1044 AM AST Thu Dec 14 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM AST THIS EVENING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in SAN JUAN has issued a High Rip
Current Risk, which is in effect from 6 PM AST this evening
through Friday afternoon.

* LOCATION...ATLANTIC BEACHES OF PUERTO RICO AND CULEBRA.

* TIMING...THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS THAT WILL CARRY AWAY EVEN THE
  STRONGEST SWIMMERS INTO OPEN WATERS.

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.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook...CORRECTED
National Weather Service San Juan PR
1011 AM AST Thu Dec 14 2017

AMZ710>745-PRZ001>013-151000-
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-
1011 AM AST Thu Dec 14 2017

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

.Day One...Today and Tonight

.Flooding...Afternoon showers over portions of western Puerto Rico
could cause ponding of water in roads and in poor drainage areas.

.Waves...Tranquil seas are expected today. However, choppy seas up to
6 feet are expected across the Atlantic waters starting tonight.

.Rip Currents...There is a moderate risk of rip currents for the north
facing beaches of Culebra and Puerto Rico. High risk of rip currents
possible for the northern beaches of Puerto Rico starting tonight.

.Days Two through Seven...Friday through Wednesday

A moderate to high risk of Rip Currents is expected for the northern
beaches of the local islands for the next few days.

.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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