555  
FZCA72 TJSJ 162020  
MWSSJU  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR  
420 PM AST WED AUG 16 2017  
 
AMZ710-712-715-722-725-732-735-741-742-745-170800-  
ATLANTIC WATERS OF PUERTO RICO AND USVI FROM 10 NM TO 19.5N-  
COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHERN USVI AND CULEBRA OUT 10 NM-  
ANEGADA PASSAGE SOUTHWARD TO 17N-  
COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN USVI VIEQUES AND EASTERN PUERTO RICO  
OUT 10 NM-CARIBBEAN WATERS OF PUERTO RICO FROM 10 NM TO 17N-  
COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM-  
MONA PASSAGE SOUTHWARD TO 17N-  
COASTAL WATERS OF NORTHWESTERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHWESTERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM-  
420 PM AST WED AUG 16 2017  
 
...ACTIVE TROPICAL WAVE WILL PRODUCE ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS  
ACROSS ALL COASTAL WATERS...  
 
AS A TROPICAL WAVE CONTINUES TO MOVE ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA    
..THUNDERSTORMS WITH FREQUENT LIGHTNING
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL  
AND GUSTY WINDS AROUND 30 TO 35 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TO PREVAIL  
ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS. ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN  
FAVORABLE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS...LOCALLY  
HIGHER WAVES...AND DANGEROUS LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD  
SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.  
 
INTENSE LIGHTNING MAY BE OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON  
OPEN WATER...STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED  
METAL OBJECTS.  
 
STAY TUNED FOR ANY ADDITIONAL STATEMENTS OR POSSIBLE WATCHES OR  
WARNINGS FROM YOUR NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN SAN JUAN.  
 

 
 
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