Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
419 AM AST TUE MAY 5 2015

...CHOPPY CONDITIONS EXPECTED ACROSS THE OFFSHORE WATERS TODAY...

.AS SURFACE HIGH ACROSS THE WESTERN ATLANTIC SHIFTS EASTWARD INTO
THE CENTRAL ATLANTIC...THE LOCAL PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL REMAIN
TIGHT WITH TRADE WINDS STRENGTHENING ACROSS THE REGIONAL WATERS.
THIS WILL RESULT IN CHOPPY CONDITIONS.

AMZ710-051630-
ATLC WATERS OF PUERTO RICO AND USVI FROM 10NM TO 19.5N-
419 AM AST TUE MAY 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM AST THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM AST THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...EASTERLY AROUND 20 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...5 TO 7 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

AMZ732-741-051630-
CARIBBEAN WATERS OF PUERTO RICO FROM 10 NM TO 17N-
MONA PASSAGE SOUTHWARD TO 17N-
419 AM AST TUE MAY 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM AST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM AST WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS...EASTERLY AROUND 20 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...5 TO 7 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


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