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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service San Juan PR
448 AM AST Fri Aug 12 2022

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-
448 AM AST Fri Aug 12 2022

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Puerto Rico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

.Thunderstorm and Lightning...Isolated thunderstorms possible
across the west interior and northwest Puerto Rico. Be aware of
thunderstorms in your area and be prepared to take shelter.

.Excessive Heat...Heat index 102-107 degrees mainly across some
of the northwest and north central coastal areas. Heat exhaustion
possible with prolonged exposure.

.Wind...Sustained winds in excess of 20 MPH (17 knots) are expected
mainly across the north coastal sections of Puerto Rico during the
afternoon hours. Unsecured items could blow around.

.Rip Currents...There is a moderate risk of rip currents for most
of the local beaches. Life-threatening rip currents are possible
in the surf zone.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

A moderate rip current risk will persist for most beaches during
the next several days. Heat indices above 102 degrees are expected
each afternoon, especially along the northern municipalities of
Puerto Rico. Urban and small stream flooding will be possible as a
tropical wave approaches on Sunday and early in the workweek.


Spotter activation will not be needed.


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