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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
1229 PM AST Wed May 23 2018

PRZ001-231830-
SAN JUAN AND VICINITY-
1229 PM AST Wed May 23 2018

.NOW...Moderate to heavy showers are affecting portions of the
San Juan metropolitan area. Up to an inch or so of rain can be
expected with these showers, which could cause minor flooding in
areas of poor drainage. This shower activity is expected to
continue across the area for the next couple of hours.


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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service San Juan PR
531 AM AST Wed May 23 2018

AMZ710>745-PRZ001>013-240945-
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-
531 AM AST Wed May 23 2018

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

.Day One...Today and Tonight

.Thunderstorms...There is a chance of isolated thunderstorms with
heavy rainfall and brief gusty winds this afternoon across portions of
northwest Puerto Rico.

.Flooding...Heavy rains could lead to urban and small stream
flooding.

.Wind...Sustained winds in excess of 20 MPH are expected across the
nearshore and offshore Atlantic and Carribbean waters as well as
across the Mona Passage.

.Waves...Choppy seas up to 6 feet are expected across most of the
local waters except across the coastal waters of southern and western
Puerto Rico.

.Rip Currents...There is a moderate risk of rip currents across the
north facing beaches as well as across some beaches in southwest and
southeast PR as well as across Vieques and Culebra.

.Days Two through Seven...Thursday through Tuesday

A moderate risk of rip currents will continue during the next several
days. Locally and diurnally induced showers along with isolated
thunderstorms are expected to develop across the western half of
Puerto Rico during the afternoon hours. This could result in some
urban and small stream flooding.

.Spotter information statement...

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

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