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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service San Juan PR
544 AM AST Sat Sep 19 2020

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-
544 AM AST Sat Sep 19 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 until the early evening across
portions of the Cordillera Central and southern Puerto Rico.

.Flooding...Heavy rains could lead to urban and small stream
flooding, and mudslides in high terrain.

.Waves...Rough seas up to 12 feet are expected across the
northern and eastern exposed waters.

.Rip Currents...There is a high risk of rip currents for east and
north facing beaches of the islands. As well as the southern beaches
of Vieques and the beaches of Culebra.

.Days Two through Seven...Sunday through Friday

Northeasterly swells, generated by Hurricane Teddy, will cause
hazardous marine and coastal conditions across the forecast area
through Monday. As a result, Small Craft Advisories, a High Rip
Current Risk and a High Surf Advisory are in effect through Sunday.
Mainly for the northern and eastern exposed waters and coastlines of
the islands. Thunderstorms could develop each afternoon over the
interior of the island. This may cause urban and small stream

.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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