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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service San Juan PR
505 AM AST Tue Aug 20 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-
505 AM AST Tue Aug 20 2019

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 thunderstorms with heavy
rainfall and brief gusty winds this afternoon across most of Puerto

.Flooding...Heavy rains could lead to urban and small stream
flooding across the entire island.

.Rip Currents...There is a moderate risk of rip currents for the
northwestern and central beaches of Puerto Rico.

.Heat... Easterly to Southeasterly trade winds will result in above
normal heat indices ranging from 102 to 107 degrees across portions
of northern, eastern, southern and western areas of Puerto

.Days Two through Seven...Wednesday through Monday
Scattered to isolated showers across the eastern areas of Puerto Rico
during the mornings, followed by showers and isolated thunderstorms
over the interior and western areas of Puerto Rico during the
afternoons. Moisture embedded in the easterly trade winds will move
into the area periodically from time to time. A moderate rip currents
risk of the northern beaches of Puerto Rico.

.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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