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Rip Current Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Juan PR
933 PM AST Sat Sep 22 2018

PRZ001-002-005-008-230945-
/O.NEW.TJSJ.RP.S.0036.180923T1000Z-180924T1000Z/
San Juan and Vicinity-Northeast-North Central-Northwest-
933 PM AST Sat Sep 22 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM AST SUNDAY THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

The National Weather Service in SAN JUAN has issued a High Rip
Current Risk, which is in effect from 6 AM AST Sunday through
late Sunday night.

* LOCATION...North facing beaches of Puerto Rico.

* TIMING...early Sunday morning through late Sunday night.

* IMPACTS...Life threatening 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
National Weather Service San Juan PR
746 PM AST Sat Sep 22 2018

AMZ710>745-PRZ001>013-240000-
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-
746 PM AST Sat Sep 22 2018

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

.Day One...Tonight

.Waves...Seas will increase 3 to 5 feet across the Atlantic waters.

.Rip Currents...There is a moderate risk of rip currents for the north
facing beaches of Puerto Rico, increasing to high by Sunday morning.

.Days Two through Seven...Sunday through Friday

A moderate to high risk of rip currents will continue to prevail,
particularly across the north facing beaches of the local islands
for the next several days. Trofiness aloft and plenty of moisture
will result in a wet and unsettled weather pattern next week. This
will increase the risk for flooding.

.Spotter information statement...

Widespread spotter activation is not anticipated overnight.

$$



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