Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Juan PR
758 AM AST Thu Apr 19 2018

VIZ002-192000-
/O.CAN.TJSJ.SU.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-180420T1000Z/
/O.CON.TJSJ.RP.S.0025.000000T0000Z-180421T1000Z/
St Croix-
758 AM AST Thu Apr 19 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY
NIGHT...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

The National Weather Service in SAN JUAN has cancelled the High
Surf Advisory.

* LOCATION...For the beaches of St Croix.

* TIMING...Rip currents until 6 AM Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Life threatening currents that can carry even the
  best swimmers out to sea.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area...producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions. Stay away from exposed rocks and
jetties as high waves can knock people and pets into the ocean.

&&

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.

&&

$$

PRZ002-192000-
/O.CON.TJSJ.RP.S.0025.000000T0000Z-180420T2200Z/
Northeast-
758 AM AST Thu Apr 19 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION...For the northeastern beaches of Puerto Rico.

* TIMING...Until 6 PM Friday.

* IMPACTS...Life threatening currents that can carry even the
  best swimmers out to sea.

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.

&&

$$

PRZ003-007-192000-
/O.CON.TJSJ.RP.S.0025.000000T0000Z-180420T1000Z/
Southeast-Ponce and Vicinity-
758 AM AST Thu Apr 19 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

* LOCATION...For the southern beaches of Puerto Rico.

* TIMING...Until 6 AM Friday morning.

* IMPACTS...Life threatening currents that can carry even the
  best swimmers out to sea.

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.

&&

$$

PRZ001-005-008-012-013-192000-
/O.CON.TJSJ.RP.S.0025.000000T0000Z-180421T1000Z/
San Juan and Vicinity-North Central-Northwest-Culebra-Vieques-
758 AM AST Thu Apr 19 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY
NIGHT...

* LOCATION...For the Atlantic northern and northwestern beaches
  of Puerto Rico as well as for Culebra, and Vieques.

* TIMING...Until 6 AM Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Life threatening currents that can carry even the
  best swimmers out to sea.

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.

&&

$$



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