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2018-01-09 - Tropical Weather Update .. today we are taking a quick look at tsunami threat for much of the Caribbean from a 7-plus magnitude earthquake off Honduras ..
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earthquake rated 7 plus magnitude - has stuck off of Honduras and has led to the issuance of Tsunami Advisories and Tsunami Warnings ..
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at this time - a Tsunami Warning is in effect for the Cayman Islands, Jamaica, the Yucatan Peninsula, Honduras, Cuba, Belize, San Andres Providence, Costa Rica, Panama, Nicaragua and Guatemala ..  Tsunami waves may begin impacting the Cayman Islands and Jamainca between 10:30 and 11 pm Eastern Time and spread to Belize by 11:30 pm Eastern Time .. Central America and Cuba may be impacted by tsunami waves between 1:30 am and 5 am Eastern Time ..
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bottom line - in addition to this, a Tsunami Advisory is in effect for Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands with the tsunami waves forecast to arrive at the following times:
 
 
 TERRITORY     LOCATION            (AST)     HEIGHT   DURATION
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    PUERTO RICO   AGUADILLA           124 AM
                  MONA ISLAND         126 AM
                  ARECIBO             127 AM
                  MAYAGUEZ            128 AM
                  SAN JUAN            129 AM
                  MAGUEYES IS         131 AM
                  FAJARDO             131 AM
                  PENUELAS            131 AM
                  PONCE               133 AM
                  CAJA DE MUERTOS     135 AM
                  YABUCOA             144 AM
                  VIEQUES IS          210 AM
                  CULEBRA IS          228 AM
 
    USVI          CHRISTIANSTED       150 AM
                  LIMETREE            153 AM
                  LAMESHUR BAY        237 AM
                  CHARLOTTE AMALIE    240 AM
 
    BVI           ANEGADA             157 AM
                  VIRGIN GORDA        230 AM
                  ROADTOWN            236 AM
 
 
Recommended actions by everyone across the Caribbean: 
 
  * PERSONS LOCATED IN OR NEAR THE OCEAN SHOULD MOVE OUT OF THE
    WATER... OFF THE BEACH AND AWAY FROM HARBORS... MARINAS...
    BAYS AND INLETS.
 
  * DO NOT GO TO THE SHORE TO OBSERVE THE TSUNAMI.
 
  * DO NOT RETURN TO EVACUATED AREAS UNTIL THE ALL CLEAR IS GIVEN
    BY LOCAL AUTHORITIES.
 
  * BE ALERT TO AND FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS FROM LOCAL EMERGENCY
    MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS BECAUSE THEY MAY HAVE MORE DETAILED OR
    SPECIFIC INFORMATION FOR YOUR LOCATION.
 
  * BOATERS - WHERE TIME AND CONDITIONS PERMIT... MOVE YOUR BOAT
    OUT TO SEA TO A DEPTH OF AT LEAST 450 FEET.
 
  * BOATERS - IF AT SEA... AVOID ENTERING SHALLOW WATER...
    HARBORS... MARINAS... BAYS AND INLETS TO AVOID FLOATING AND
    SUBMERGED DEBRIS AND STRONG CURRENTS.
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for more details check out
Crown Weather Service at - http://crownweather.com/index.php/discussions/cws-plus-weather-discussions/ .
NOAA at - http://www.nhc.noaa.gov
Mike's Weather Page - http://www.spaghettimodels.com/
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