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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service San Juan PR
419 AM AST Mon Feb 18 2019

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-
419 AM AST Mon Feb 18 2019

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

.Day One...Today and Tonight

.Wind...Sustained winds in excess of 20 MPH (17 knots) are possible
across most of the regional waters and coastal areas of northern and
southern PR

.Waves...Choppy seas up to 6 feet are expected across the Mona Passage
and offshore Caribbean waters.

.Rip Currents...There is a moderate risk of rip currents across most
of the local beaches, except along the west coast of PR where the risk
is low.

.Days Two through Seven...Tuesday through Sunday

Fresh easterly trade winds will result in hazardous seas across most
of the regional waters and a high risk of rip currents by the second
half of the work week and into the upcoming weekend.

.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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