367  
WHCA42 TJSJ 161950  
CFWSJU  
 
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR  
350 PM AST SUN SEP 16 2018  
 
PRZ001-002-005-162200-  
/O.EXT.TJSJ.RP.S.0033.000000T0000Z-180916T2200Z/  
SAN JUAN AND VICINITY-NORTHEAST-NORTH CENTRAL-  
350 PM AST SUN SEP 16 2018  
 
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM AST THIS  
EVENING...  
 
* LOCATION...ALONG BEACHES OF SAN JUAN AND VICINITY, NORTHEAST  
AND NORTH CENTRAL PUERTO RICO.  
 
* TIMING...THROUGH 6 PM THIS EVENING.  
 
* IMPACTS...LIFE THREATENING CURRENTS THAT CAN CARRY EVEN THE  
BEST SWIMMERS OUT TO SEA.  
   
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS
 
 
THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.  
 
SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT, RELAX AND  
FLOAT. DON'T SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT. IF ABLE, SWIM IN A  
DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE, FACE THE  
SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP.  
 

 
 

 
 
PRZ008-162200-  
/O.EXT.TJSJ.RP.S.0034.000000T0000Z-180916T2200Z/  
NORTHWEST-  
350 PM AST SUN SEP 16 2018  
 
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM AST THIS  
EVENING...  
 
* LOCATION...ALONG BEACHES OF NORTHWESTERN PUERTO RICO.  
 
* TIMING...THROUGH 6 PM AST THIS EVENING.  
 
* IMPACTS...LIFE THREATENING CURRENTS THAT CAN CARRY EVEN THE  
BEST SWIMMERS OUT TO SEA.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.  
 
SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT, RELAX AND  
FLOAT. DON'T SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT. IF ABLE, SWIM IN A  
DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE, FACE THE  
SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP.  
 

 
 

 
 
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