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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service San Juan PR
409 AM AST Mon Feb 6 2023

AMZ715-725-VIZ001-002-070815-
St. Thomas St. John adjacent Islands-St Croix-
Nearshore Atlantic and adjacent Caribbean Coastal Waters-
409 AM AST Mon Feb 6 2023

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of USVI.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

.Wind...Breezy conditions. Unsecured items could blow around.

.Marine Conditions...Seas equal or greater than 7 feet across
most of the local waters. Hazardous conditions for small craft.

.Rip Currents...Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the
surf zone particularly across northern St. Thomas and St. John and
eastern St. Croix.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Easterly winds and a northerly swell will promote hazardous
marine conditions across the regional waters through the workweek.
Breezy conditions expected to continue across the coastal areas.
Life- threatening rip currents will be likely this week. Variable
weather conditions will persist across the local islands until end
of the workweek. Showers and possibly thunderstorms may develop
into the middle of the week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is encouraged. Please relay any information
about flooding, winds, waves, and rip currents to the National
Weather Service in San Juan.

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Small Craft Advisory

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Juan PR
359 AM AST Mon Feb 6 2023

AMZ725-732-061600-
/O.CON.TJSJ.SC.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-230206T1800Z/
Coastal Waters of Southern USVI Vieques and Eastern Puerto Rico
out 10 NM-Caribbean Waters of Puerto Rico from 10 NM to 17N-
359 AM AST Mon Feb 6 2023

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM AST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Seas building up to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9
  feet and easterly winds of 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 30
  knots.

* WHERE...Coastal Waters of Southern USVI Vieques and Eastern
  Puerto Rico out 10 NM. Caribbean Waters of Puerto Rico from 10
  NM to 17N.

* WHEN...UNTIL 2 PM AST TODAY.

* IMPACTS...Choppy, confused seas that are hazardous to small
  craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
and/or seas greater than 7 feet are expected to produce hazardous
wave conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners,
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

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