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Coastal Hazard Message...CORRECTED
National Weather Service San Juan PR
1148 AM AST Sat Jan 18 2020

PRZ001-005-008-182345-
/O.NEW.TJSJ.CF.Y.0001.200118T2200Z-200119T2200Z/
/O.CON.TJSJ.SU.Y.0002.200118T2200Z-200120T2200Z/
/O.CON.TJSJ.RP.S.0004.000000T0000Z-200120T2200Z/
San Juan and Vicinity-North Central-Northwest-
1148 AM AST Sat Jan 18 2020

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 PM AST SUNDAY...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 PM AST MONDAY...

* WHAT...For the High Surf Advisory, large breaking waves of 6 to
  8 AM AST increasing 13 to 17 late tonight. For the Coastal
  Flood Advisory, minor coastal flooding expected. For the High
  Rip Current Risk, dangerous rip currents.

* WHERE...San Juan and Vicinity, North Central and Northwest
  Counties.

* WHEN...For the High Surf Advisory, from 6 PM this evening to 6
  PM AST Monday. For the Coastal Flood Advisory, from 6 PM this
  evening to 6 PM AST Sunday. For the High Rip Current Risk,
  through Monday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Flooding of lots, parks, and roads with only
  isolated road closures expected. Dangerous swimming and
  surfing conditions and localized beach erosion. Rip currents
  can sweep even the best swimmers away from shore into deeper
  water.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...High tide is between 2 AM and 3 AM AST
  along the northwestern to northern coasts of Puerto Rico.
  Flooding may begin an hour before or continue for an hour or two
  after high tide.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If travel is required, allow extra time as some roads may be
closed. Do not drive around barricades or through water of
unknown depth. Take the necessary actions to protect flood-prone
property.

Inexperienced swimmers should remain out of the water due to
dangerous surf conditions.

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.

&&

$$

Coastal Hazard Message...CORRECTED
National Weather Service San Juan PR
1148 AM AST Sat Jan 18 2020

PRZ002-182345-
/O.NEW.TJSJ.CF.Y.0001.200119T1000Z-200119T2200Z/
/O.EXT.TJSJ.SU.Y.0002.200118T2200Z-200120T2200Z/
/O.CON.TJSJ.RP.S.0004.000000T0000Z-200120T2200Z/
Northeast-
1148 AM AST Sat Jan 18 2020

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 PM AST MONDAY...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM AST
SUNDAY...

* WHAT...For the High Surf Advisory, large breaking waves of 6 to
  8 feet, increasing 10 to 17 late tonight. For the Coastal Flood
  Advisory, minor coastal flooding expected. For the High Rip
  Current Risk, dangerous rip currents.

* WHERE...Northeast County.

* WHEN...For the High Surf Advisory, from 6 PM this evening to 6
  PM AST Monday. For the Coastal Flood Advisory, from 6 AM to 6
  PM AST Sunday. For the High Rip Current Risk, through Monday
  afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Flooding of lots, parks, and roads with only
  isolated road closures expected. Dangerous swimming and
  surfing conditions and localized beach erosion. Rip currents
  can sweep even the best swimmers away from shore into deeper
  water.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...High tide is between 3 AM and 4 AM AST
  along the northeastern coast of Puerto Rico. Flooding may begin
  an hour before or continue for an hour or two after high tide.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If travel is required, allow extra time as some roads may be
closed. Do not drive around barricades or through water of
unknown depth. Take the necessary actions to protect flood-prone
property.

Inexperienced swimmers should remain out of the water due to
dangerous surf conditions.

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.

&&

$$

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