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High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement

Statement as of 9:15 PM AST on January 20, 2018

Expires 5:00 AM EST on January 22, 2018


... High surf advisory remains in effect until 6 PM AST Sunday...
... High rip current risk remains in effect through late Sunday night...

* waves and surf... seas between 6-8 feet with breaking waves
between 8-12 feet.

* Location... rip currents along the northwest to north facing
beaches of Puerto Rico. High surf advisory for the northern
coast of Puerto Rico.

* Timing... high surf until Sunday afternoon. High rip current
risk through late Sunday night.

* Impacts... strong currents that can carry away even the best of
swimmers.

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.

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area... producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions.






High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement

Statement as of 9:15 PM AST on January 20, 2018

Expires 5:00 AM EST on January 22, 2018


... High surf advisory remains in effect until 6 PM AST Sunday...
... High rip current risk remains in effect through late Sunday night...

* waves and surf... seas between 6-8 feet with breaking waves
between 8-12 feet.

* Location... rip currents along the northwest to north facing
beaches of Puerto Rico. High surf advisory for the northern
coast of Puerto Rico.

* Timing... high surf until Sunday afternoon. High rip current
risk through late Sunday night.

* Impacts... strong currents that can carry away even the best of
swimmers.

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.

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area... producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions.






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