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Rip Current Statement


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service San Juan PR
1034 AM AST Mon Apr 22 2019

PRZ001-002-005-008-222200-
/O.COR.TJSJ.RP.S.0023.000000T0000Z-190422T2200Z/
San Juan and Vicinity-Northeast-North Central-Northwest-
1034 AM AST Mon Apr 22 2019

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM AST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATION...from the northwest to northeast beaches along the
  Atlantic coastline.

* TIMING...through this evening.

* IMPACTS...Strong currents that can carry even the strongest of
  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.

&&

$$

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