Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service San Juan PR
405 PM AST SAT MAY 26 2018

PRZ005>009-262115-
Northwest-North Central-Central Interior-Western Interior-Ponce and
Vicinity-
405 PM AST SAT MAY 26 2018

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT LARES...FLORIDA...MOROVIS...
PONCE...SAN SEBASTIAN...ARECIBO...OROCOVIS...ISABELA...ADJUNTAS...
QUEBRADILLAS...VEGA BAJA...CAMUY...BARCELONETA...BARRANQUITAS...
JAYUYA...CIALES...HATILLO...COROZAL...UTUADO AND MANATI
MUNICIPALITIES...

At 403 PM AST, strong thunderstorms were located over Rafael Capo,
or near Arecibo. These storms are moving off to the east at 15 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Arecibo, Jayuya, Adjuntas, Camuy, Quebradillas, Ciales, Morovis,
Isabela, Florida, Utuado, Barceloneta, Hatillo, Orocovis, Lares,
Pajonal, La Alianza, Barahona, Franquez, Rafael Capo and Bajadero.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may cause
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 1851 6702 1849 6698 1848 6692 1850 6680
      1847 6674 1847 6670 1849 6667 1850 6663
      1849 6654 1822 6631 1813 6673 1851 6706
TIME...MOT...LOC 2003Z 240DEG 0KT 1838 6676

$$

TW



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