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Rip Current Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Juan PR
1037 AM AST Sun Nov 18 2018

PRZ001-182200-
/O.CON.TJSJ.RP.S.0048.000000T0000Z-181118T2200Z/
San Juan and Vicinity-
1037 AM AST Sun Nov 18 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM AST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATION...Beaches of San Juan and vicinity.

* TIMING...Through this afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Strong 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.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook...CORRECTED
National Weather Service San Juan PR
620 AM AST Sun Nov 18 2018

AMZ710>745-PRZ001>013-190945-
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-
620 AM AST Sun Nov 18 2018

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

.Day One...Today and Tonight

.Flooding...Heavy rains could lead to ponding of water on roads
and poorly drained areas.

.Wind...Sustained winds in excess of 20 MPH are expected for the
outer Atlantic waters, the Mona Passage and portions of the
Caribbean waters.

.Waves...Seas up to 7 feet are expected across the outer Atlantic
waters. Elsewhere, seas up to 6 feet are expected.

.Rip Currents...There is a high risk of rip currents for beaches
of San Juan and vicinity.

.Days Two through Seven...Monday through Saturday

Drier conditions are forecast to continue through late Tuesday, then
moisture returns to the area to help aid in the development of
showers and thunderstorms.

.Spotter information statement...

Widespread spotter activation is not anticipated, however individual
spotter are encouraged to report high winds, flooding, and rip
currents to the National Weather Service in San Juan.

$$



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