390  
FZCA72 TJSJ 182219  
MWSSJU  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR  
619 PM AST FRI SEP 18 2020  
 
AMZ732-735-182345-  
619 PM AST FRI SEP 18 2020  
   
..A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS
 
 
THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...  
CARIBBEAN WATERS OF PUERTO RICO FROM 10 NM TO 17N...  
COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN PUERTO RICO OUT 10 NM...  
 
AT 610 PM AST, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM,  
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS  
LOCATED OVER MAINLY AREAS JUST OFF THE SOUTH COAST OF PUERTO RICO  
AND MOVING SOUTH AROUND 20 KNOTS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS, LOCALLY HIGHER  
WAVES, AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR  
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.  
 
INTENSE 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 1794 6722 1794 6696 1793 6692 1794 6693  
1795 6629 1793 6625 1795 6623 1795 6617  
1794 6619 1794 6618 1739 6609 1729 6735  
 

 
 
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