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South Central Coastal Plains-
Southwest Coastal Plains and Mona Island-
441 AM AST Mon Feb 19 2018
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM AST
THIS EVENING FOR WINDS AND HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 014
The National Weather Service in San Juan has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 8 AM this morning to 6 PM AST
* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zones 014 and 027.
* WIND...15 TO 25 MPH with local gusts to 40 mph possible.
* HUMIDITY...30 to 45 percent for several hours early afternoon.
* HIGHEST THREAT...is located around Guanica and Camp santiago.
* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.
A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now....or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.
San Juan and Vicinity-Northeast-Southeast-Eastern Interior-
North Central-Central Interior-Ponce and Vicinity-Northwest-
Western Interior-Mayaguez and Vicinity-Southwest-Culebra-Vieques-
St.Thomas...St. John...and Adjacent Islands-St Croix-
Including the cities of Bayamon, Carolina, Catano, Guaynabo,
San Juan, Toa Alta, Toa Baja, Tujillo Alto, Ceiba, Canovanas,
Fajardo, Humacao, Loiza, Luquillo, Naguabo, Rio Grande, Arroyo,
Guayama, Maunabo, Patillas, Salinas, Yabucoa, Aguas Buenas,
Caguas, Cayey, Cidra, Comerio, Gurabo, Juncos, Las Piedras,
San Lorenzo, Arecibo, Barceloneta, Dorado, Florida, Manati,
Vega Alta, Vega Baja, Aibonito, Baranquitas, Ciales, Coamo,
Corozal, Jayuya, Morovis, Naranjito, Orocovis, Villalba,
Guayanilla, Juana Diaz, Yauco, Penuelas, Ponce, Santa Isabel,
Aguadilla, Camuy, Hatillo, Isabela, Quebradillas, Adjuntas,
Lares, Las Marias, Maricao, Sabana Grande, San Sebastian, Utuado,
Aguada, Anasco, Hormigueros, Mayaguez, Moca, Rincon, San German,
Cabo Rojo, Guanica, Lajas, Culebra, Vieques, Anna's Retreat,
Charlotte Amalie, Charlotte Amalie East, Charlotte Amalie West,
Cruz Bay, Christiansted, Frederiksted, Frederiksted Southeast,
and Grove Place
446 AM AST Mon Feb 19 2018
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM AST
The National Weather Service in San Juan has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 8 AM this morning to 6 PM AST
* TIMING...This morning and this afternoon.
* WINDS...up to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph possible.
* IMPACTS...Lose objects will be blown away, tarps and awnings may
suffer damage. Dry sand may be lifted into the air at local
A Wind Advisory means that winds of 25 mph or higher are
expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially
for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.