195  
WGCA42 TJSJ 281227  
FLWSJU  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR  
827 AM AST SAT OCT 28 2017  
 
PRC023-067-097-125-290030-  
/O.EXT.TJSJ.FA.W.0061.000000T0000Z-171029T0030Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
CABO ROJO PR-MAYAGUEZ PR-SAN GERMAN PR-HORMIGUEROS PR-  
827 AM AST SAT OCT 28 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN HAS EXTENDED THE  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
CABO ROJO MUNICIPALITY IN PUERTO RICO...  
MAYAGUEZ MUNICIPALITY IN PUERTO RICO...  
WEST CENTRAL SAN GERMAN MUNICIPALITY IN PUERTO RICO...  
HORMIGUEROS MUNICIPALITY IN PUERTO RICO...  
 
* UNTIL 830 PM AST SATURDAY  
 
* AT 816 AM AST, THE USGS RIVER GAUGES AT THE RIO GUANAJIBO CONTINUE  
TO SHOW THE RIVER IS OUT OF ITS BANKS. IT IS EXPECTED TO SLOWLY  
RECEDE THROUGH THE NEXT HOURS. FLOOD WATERS ARE AFFECTING ROAD 114.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM PREVIOUS RAINFALL HAS RESULTED IN RISES  
ALONG RIO GUANAJIBO AND ITS TRIBUTARIES. LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT  
REPORTED ROAD 114 IMPASSABLE AT HORMIGUEROS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 1814 6711 1813 6708 1810 6709 1814 6718  
1818 6718  
 

 
 
EMORALES  
 
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