« View county listRip Current Statement
San Juan and Vicinity-Northeast-North Central-Northwest-
Mayaguez and Vicinity-Culebra-
St.Thomas...St. John...and Adjacent Islands-
856 PM AST Fri Jan 19 2018
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM AST SATURDAY THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...
The National Weather Service in SAN JUAN has issued a High Rip
Current Risk, which is in effect from 6 AM AST Saturday through
late Saturday night.
* LOCATION...along the northwest to north facing beaches of Puerto
Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
* TIMING...after 6 am AST Saturday Morning
* IMPACTS...Strong currents that can carry away even the best of
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.