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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service San Juan PR
357 AM AST Tue Aug 4 2020

AMZ715-725-VIZ001-002-050800-
St. Thomas St. John adjacent Islands-St Croix-
Nearshore Atlantic and adjacent Caribbean Coastal Waters-
357 AM AST Tue Aug 4 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the U.S. Virgin Islands and the
adjacent Coastal Waters.

.Day One...Today and Tonight

.Waves...Choppy seas up to 5 expected across most of the local waters.

.Rip Currents...There is a moderate risk of rip currents for
some beaches of northern and eastern St. Croix.

.Heat...Southeasterly trade winds will result in above normal
heat indices of 100 to 106 degrees along the islands.

.Days Two through Seven...Wednesday through Monday

A moderate rip current risk is expected to continue, possibly
increasing to high for St. Croix on Sunday.

.Spotter information statement...

Spotter activation is not anticipated. Please relay any information
about winds, waves, and rip currents to the National Weather Service
in San Juan while following all local and state guidelines.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service San Juan PR
357 AM AST Tue Aug 4 2020

AMZ710>745-PRZ001>013-050800-
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-
357 AM AST Tue Aug 4 2020

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 portions of
northwestern Puerto Rico

.Flooding...Heavy rains could lead to urban and small stream
flooding as well as ponding of water on low-lying and poor drainage
areas.

.Wind...Sustained winds in excess of 20 MPH (17 knots) are expected
across the Atlantic waters north of Puerto Rico.

.Waves...Choppy seas up to 5 expected across most of the local waters.

.Rip Currents...There is a moderate risk of rip currents for
the north, east, southeast and southwest coast of Puerto Rico, and for
some beaches of Vieques and Culebra.

.Heat...Southeasterly trade winds will result in above normal
heat indices, between 100 to 106 degrees over lower elevations.

.Days Two through Seven...Wednesday through Monday

A moderate rip current risk is expected to continue through the
weekend. There is a chance of showers and thunderstorms each afternoon
across western Puerto Rico.

.Spotter information statement...

Spotter activation is not anticipated. Please relay any information
about winds, waves, and rip currents to the National Weather Service
in San Juan while following all local and state guidelines.

$$

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