Alert: Flash Flood Warning issued November 28 at 6:17PM AST expiring November 28 at 9:15PM AST by NWS San Juan PR

Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS San Juan PR
Issued: 2015-11-28T18:17:58-04:00
Expires: 2015-11-28T21:15:00-04:00
WEA Text: Flash Flood Warning this area til 9:15 PM AST. Avoid flood areas. Check local media. -NWS
Description: THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN JUAN HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…
SAINT THOMAS IN VIRGIN ISLANDS…

* UNTIL 915 PM AST

* AT 616 PM AST…EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED FLASH FLOODING ACROSS
THE WARNED AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.
FLASH FLOODING IS ALREADY OCCURRING. EXCESSIVE RAINFALL OVER THE
WARNED AREA WILL CAUSE MUD SLIDES NEAR STEEP TERRAIN. THE MUD SLIDE
CAN CONSIST OF ROCK…MUD…VEGETATION AND OTHER LOOSE MATERIALS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE…
CHARLOTTE AMALIE WEST…CHARLOTTE AMALIE…ANNA’S RETREAT AND
CHARLOTTE AMALIE EAST.
Instruction: TURN AROUND…DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Immediate
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Likely
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Saint Thomas

Message Identifier: NWS-141029-1070484-1010155
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings