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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
558 AM AST FRI MAY 27 2016

AMZ710>745-PRZ001>013-281000-
SAN JUAN AND VICINITY-NORTHEAST-SOUTHEAST-EASTERN INTERIOR-
NORTH CENTRAL-CENTRAL INTERIOR-PONCE AND VICINITY-NORTWEST-
WESTERN INTERIOR-MAYAGUEZ AND VICINITY-SOUTHWEST-CULEBRA-VIEQUES-
THE NEARSHORE AND OFF SHORE ATLANTIC AND CARIBBEAN COASTAL WATERS-
558 AM AST FRI MAY 27 2016

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 THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS PORTIONS OF
WESTERN AND INTERIOR PUERTO RICO.

.FLOODING...HEAVY RAINS COULD LEAD TO URBAN AND SMALL STREAM
FLOODING.

.WIND...SUSTAINED WINDS IN EXCESS OF 20 MPH EXPECTED ACROSS
PORTIONS OF THE ATLANTIC WATERS.

.WAVES...CHOPPY/ROUGH SEAS UP TO 5 FEET EXPECTED ACROSS THE
ATLANTIC WATERS.

.RIP CURRENTS...THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FOR
THE NORTHERN COASTS OF PUERTO RICO AND CULEBRA...AS WELL AS THE
EASTERN COASTS OF VIEQUES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THE MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE DURING THE NEXT
FEW DAYS. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO EXCEED 20 MPH IN A FEW PLACES
ACROSS THE LOCAL WATERS DURING THE WEEKEND AND EARLY NEXT WEEK.
URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING WILL BECOME LIKELY IN SOME AREAS
OF PUERTO RICO SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY AS MOISTURE INCREASES
ACROSS THE REGION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WIDESPREAD SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED, HOWEVER INDIVIDUAL
SPOTTER ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT FLOODING AND RIP CURRENTS TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN.

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