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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
220 PM AST SUN MAY 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  ATLANTIC WATERS OF PUERTO RICO AND USVI FROM 10 NM TO 19.5N...
  COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHWESTERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM...
  MONA PASSAGE SOUTHWARD TO 17N...

* UNTIL 315 PM AST

* AT 218 PM AST...AREAS OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ARE AFFECTING THE
  COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHWEST PUERTO RICO AND ARE CAPABLE OF
  PRODUCING STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING. THESE STORMS
  WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT THESE WATERS DURING THE NEXT HOUR OR SO.
  WATERSPOUTS ARE POSSIBLE.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND LIGHTNING.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 1900 6724 1851 6682 1852 6710 1850 6719
      1842 6720 1837 6729 1827 6721 1818 6733
      1840 6783
TIME...MOT...LOC 1818Z 240DEG 0KT 1846 6724

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

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