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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service San Juan PR
416 AM AST Wed Oct 5 2022

AMZ710>745-PRZ001>013-060830-
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-
416 AM AST Wed Oct 5 2022

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Puerto Rico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

.Lightning...Isolated thunderstorms are possible across portions
of the interior, northern and western Puerto Rico. Be aware of
thunderstorms in your area and be prepared to take shelter.

.Excessive Rainfall...Flooding of urban areas, roads, and small
streams. Isolated flash floods possible.

.Excessive Heat...Heat index of 102-107 degrees possible across
the northern coastal and western municipalities. Heat exhaustion
possible with prolonged exposure.

.Wind...Breezy conditions across the southwest coast of Puerto
Rico. Unsecured items could blow around. Winds in excess of 17
knots are expected across the southern waters of the islands and
the offshore Atlantic waters.

.Marine Conditions...Seas equal or greater than 7 feet across
tonight across the Caribbean waters and the Mona Passage. Hazardous
conditions for small craft. Seas up to 6 feet expected across the
offshore Atlantic waters and the Anegada Passage.

.Rip Currents...There is a moderate risk of rip currents across
most beaches of Puerto Rico.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

A surface low pressure is expected to move across the Caribbean
Sea through the end of the workweek. This will increase seas and
winds across the Caribbean waters and the Mona Passage. A
northerly swell is expected to cause life-threatening rip currents
along the Atlantic coastline of Puerto Rico on Thursday. Isolated
thunderstorms are expected each afternoon over western Puerto
Rico and urban and small stream flooding is possible. A slight
risk of excessive heat will continue mainly across north-central
Puerto Rico through next week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Widespread spotter activation will not be needed. However,
individual spotters should report any flooding 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
824 PM AST Wed Oct 5 2022

AMZ732-741-060830-
/O.CON.TJSJ.SC.Y.0041.221006T0600Z-221007T0600Z/
Caribbean Waters of Puerto Rico from 10 NM to 17N-
Mona Passage Southward to 17N-
824 PM AST Wed Oct 5 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM THURSDAY TO
2 AM AST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet.
  East winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 25 knots.

* WHERE...Mona Passage and offshore Caribbean waters.

* WHEN...From 2 AM Thursday to 2 AM AST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

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