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Gale Warning


CARIBBEAN SEA
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1054 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE TROPICAL N ATLANTIC FROM 07N TO
22N BETWEEN 55W AND 64W...THE SW N ATLANTIC S OF 31N W OF 65W
INCLUDING BAHAMAS...AND THE CARIBBEAN SEA.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

AMZ023-271500-
CARIBBEAN N OF 15N BETWEEN 64W AND 72W-
1054 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT IN E SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT IN E TO
SE SWELL.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT IN E TO SE
SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT IN SE SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT IN SE TO
S SWELL.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
525 AM AST MON SEP 26 2016

AMZ710>745-PRZ001>013-271000-
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-
525 AM AST MON SEP 26 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

.THUNDERSTORMS...THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY
RAINFALL AND BRIEF GUSTY WINDS THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS PORTIONS OF
THE INTERIOR AND WESTERN PUERTO RICO.

.FLOODING...HEAVY RAINS COULD LEAD TO URBAN AND SMALL STREAM
FLOODING.

.RIP CURRENTS...THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
NORTH COAST OF PUERTO RICO.

.WAVES...CHOPPY SEAS UP TO 5 FEET EXPECTED ACROSS THE OFFSHORE
ATLANTIC WATERS.

.HEAT...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND HEAT INDEX VALUES ARE
EXPECTED MAINLY ACROSS THE SOUTHERN AND WESTERN COASTAL
MUNICIPALITIES OF PUERTO RICO AS WELL AS SOME AREAS IN THE SAN
JUAN METROPOLITAN AREA AND VIEQUES AND CULEBRA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE DURING THE AFTERNOONS IN
PUERTO RICO...MAINLY ACROSS THE INTERIOR AND WESTERN PORTIONS. FOR
THURSDAY...AN ACTIVE TROPICAL WAVE WILL APPROACH THE
REGION...POSSIBLY BRINGING AN INCREASE IN SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM
ACTIVITY. A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE
NORTH AND EAST COASTS OF PUERTO RICO...INCLUDING VIEQUES ON
TUESDAY.

.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.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
525 AM AST MON SEP 26 2016

AMZ715-725-VIZ001-002-271000-
ST. THOMAS ST. JOHN ADJACENT ISLANDS-ST CROIX-
NEARSHORE ATLANTIC AND ADJACENT CARIBBEAN COASTAL WATERS-
525 AM AST MON SEP 26 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

.WAVES...CHOPPY SEAS UP TO 5 FEET EXPECTED ACROSS THE OFFSHORE
ATLANTIC WATERS.

.HEAT...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND HEAT INDEX VALUES ARE
EXPECTED TODAY ACROSS THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

AN ACTIVE TROPICAL WAVE WILL APPROACH THE REGION ON
THURSDAY...POTENTIALLY CAUSING AN INCREASE IN SHOWER AND
THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY. MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS EXPECTED
ACROSS MOST OF SAINT CROIX ON TUESDAY.

.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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