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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service San Juan PR
607 AM AST Mon Jan 24 2022

AMZ710>745-PRZ001>013-251015-
San Juan and Vicinity-Northeast-Southeast-Eastern Interior-
North Central-Central Interior-Ponce and Vicinity-Northwest-
Western Interior-Mayaguez and Vicinity-Southwest-Culebra-Vieques-
The nearshore and off shore Atlantic and Caribbean Coastal Waters-
607 AM AST Mon Jan 24 2022

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

.Day One...Today and Tonight

.Rip Currents...There is a moderate risk of rip currents for the
north-facing beaches of PR, across southeast-PR, all the beaches of
Culebra and most of Vieques. A northerly swell is forecast to arrive
later today, increasing the risk of rip currents to high this evening
into tomorrow.

.Days Two through Seven...Tuesday through Sunday

The high rip current risk will continue Tuesday through Thursday.

.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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Rip Current Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service San Juan PR
1029 AM AST Mon Jan 24 2022

PRZ001-002-005-008-010-012-VIZ001-002-250200-
/O.CON.TJSJ.RP.S.0005.220124T2200Z-220125T2200Z/
San Juan and Vicinity-Northeast-North Central-Northwest-
Mayaguez and Vicinity-Culebra-
St.Thomas...St. John...and Adjacent Islands-St Croix-
1029 AM AST Mon Jan 24 2022

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM AST THIS
EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents expected due to breaking waves
  of 7 to 10 feet.

* WHERE...Beaches along the north and northwest coasts of Puerto
  Rico, beaches of the USVI and Culebra.

* WHEN...From this evening through Tuesday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away
  from shore into deeper water.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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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