Flood Statement
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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WGCA82 TJSJ 191905
FLSSJU

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service San Juan PR
305 PM AST THU APR 19 2018

PRC003-005-011-013-027-065-071-081-099-115-117-131-141-192100-
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/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Lares PR-San Sebastian PR-Arecibo PR-Isabela PR-Moca PR-
Quebradillas PR-Anasco PR-Camuy PR-Rincon PR-Hatillo PR-Utuado PR-
Aguada PR-Aguadilla PR-
305 PM AST THU APR 19 2018

The National Weather Service in San Juan has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  Lares Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  San Sebastian Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Arecibo Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Isabela Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Moca Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Quebradillas Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Anasco Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Camuy Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Rincon Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Hatillo Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Utuado Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Aguada Municipality in Puerto Rico...
  Aguadilla Municipality in Puerto Rico...

* Until 500 PM AST

* At 304 PM AST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
  the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen with
  additional amount expected over the next several hours.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Arecibo, Aguadilla, Aguada, Rincon, Moca, Quebradillas, San
  Sebastian, Las Marias, Hatillo, Camuy, Lares, Isabela, Aceitunas,
  Caban, Rafael Capo, Hato Arriba, Rafael Gonzalez, Luyando, La Playa
  and Carrizales.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

&&

LAT...LON 1851 6707 1848 6692 1849 6678 1847 6675
      1830 6675 1829 6720 1830 6723 1835 6726
      1837 6726 1839 6719 1842 6716 1848 6717
      1851 6714

$$

TW



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