356  
WGCA82 TJSJ 231809  
FLSSJU  
 
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR  
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL  
209 PM AST SAT SEP 23 2017  
 
PRC001-009-017-019-021-031-033-039-043-047-051-054-061-073-091-101-  
105-107-127-135-137-139-141-143-145-149-231814-  
/O.CAN.TJSJ.FA.W.0036.000000T0000Z-170923T2130Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
CAROLINA PR-COAMO PR-MOROVIS PR-NARANJITO PR-VEGA ALTA PR-BAYAMON PR-  
OROCOVIS PR-TOA BAJA PR-TRUJILLO ALTO PR-SAN JUAN PR-BARRANQUITAS PR-  
JAYUYA PR-CIALES PR-UTUADO PR-MANATI PR-FLORIDA PR-ADJUNTAS PR-  
VILLALBA PR-VEGA BAJA PR-BARCELONETA PR-GUAYNABO PR-DORADO PR-  
COROZAL PR-CATANO PR-AIBONITO PR-TOA ALTA PR-  
209 PM AST SAT SEP 23 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR SOUTHEASTERN CAROLINA...  
COAMO...MOROVIS...NARANJITO...VEGA ALTA...BAYAMON...OROCOVIS...  
SOUTHWESTERN TOA BAJA...TRUJILLO ALTO...SAN JUAN...BARRANQUITAS...  
JAYUYA...CIALES...UTUADO...MANATI...FLORIDA...ADJUNTAS...VILLALBA...  
VEGA BAJA...BARCELONETA...GUAYNABO...SOUTHWESTERN DORADO...COROZAL...  
SOUTHWESTERN CATANO...NORTHWESTERN AIBONITO AND TOA ALTA  
MUNICIPALITIES...  
 
FLOODING FROM HURRICANE MARIA HAS MOSTLY RECEDED ACROSS THE AREA,  
BUT BEWARE OF ANY REMAINING HIGH WATER IN DITCHES OR STREAMS.  
 
LAT...LON 1853 6708 1851 6704 1849 6678 1832 6677  
1832 6682 1831 6683 1823 6682 1823 6683  
1819 6684 1817 6683 1814 6686 1815 6693  
1809 6692 1795 6685 1794 6720 1821 6717  
1835 6728 1841 6718 1844 6718  
 

 
 
PRC003-005-011-013-023-027-055-065-067-071-079-081-083-093-097-099-  
115-117-121-125-131-232130-  
/O.CON.TJSJ.FA.W.0036.000000T0000Z-170923T2130Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
SABANA GRANDE PR-LAS MARIAS PR-LARES PR-SAN SEBASTIAN PR-ARECIBO PR-  
ISABELA PR-HORMIGUEROS PR-MOCA PR-QUEBRADILLAS PR-ANASCO PR-LAJAS PR-  
CABO ROJO PR-CAMUY PR-MARICAO PR-MAYAGUEZ PR-GUANICA PR-RINCON PR-  
SAN GERMAN PR-HATILLO PR-AGUADA PR-AGUADILLA PR-  
209 PM AST SAT SEP 23 2017  
 
...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 530 PM AST FOR SABANA  
GRANDE...LAS MARIAS...LARES...SAN SEBASTIAN...NORTHWESTERN ARECIBO...  
ISABELA...HORMIGUEROS...MOCA...QUEBRADILLAS...ANASCO...LAJAS...CABO  
ROJO...CAMUY...MARICAO...MAYAGUEZ...GUANICA...RINCON...SAN GERMAN...  
HATILLO...AGUADA AND AGUADILLA MUNICIPALITIES...  
 
AT 204 PM AST, DANGEROUS FLOODING NEAR RIVERS AND LOW AREAS  
CONTINUED AS A RESULT OF HURRICANE MARIA AND RECENT THUNDERSTORMS.  
 
SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
AGUADA, MOCA, QUEBRADILLAS, SAN SEBASTIAN, LAS MARIAS, CABO ROJO,  
ISABELA, MAYAGUEZ, SABANA GRANDE, SAN GERMAN, LARES, LAJAS, HATILLO,  
AGUADILLA, RINCON, ANASCO, CAMUY, HORMIGUEROS, GUANICA AND LA PLAYA.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE  
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED  
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 1853 6708 1851 6704 1849 6678 1832 6677  
1832 6682 1831 6683 1823 6682 1823 6683  
1819 6684 1817 6683 1814 6686 1815 6693  
1809 6692 1795 6685 1794 6720 1821 6717  
1835 6728 1841 6718 1844 6718  
 

 
 
KSCHARF  
 
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