Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
342 PM HST FRI AUG 28 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR WEST FACING SHORES OF THE BIG ISLAND
THROUGH SATURDAY AND FOR EAST FACING SHORES OF THE BIG ISLAND
BEGINNING SATURDAY...

.A WEST SWELL FROM FORMER TYPHOON ATSANI WILL PEAK TONIGHT AND
CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY BEFORE GRADUALLY DIMINISHING. A NEW EAST
SWELL FROM HURRICANE IGNACIO WILL ARRIVE LATE TONIGHT AND BUILD TO
ADVISORY LEVELS ON SATURDAY. THIS SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD
THROUGH THE WEEKEND...APPROACHING WARNING LEVELS LATE SUNDAY.
WARNING LEVEL SURF FOR EAST FACING SHORES IS POSSIBLE EARLY NEXT
WEEK...BUT IS HIGHLY DEPENDENT UPON THE STRENGTH AND TRACK OF
IGNACIO.

HIZ024-025-291445-
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SOUTH BIG ISLAND-BIG ISLAND NORTH AND EAST-
342 PM HST FRI AUG 28 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM SATURDAY TO 6 PM HST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A HIGH SURF
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM SATURDAY TO 6 PM HST
SUNDAY.

* SURF...5 TO 8 FEET SATURDAY...INCREASING TO 10 TO 14 FEET LATE
  SUNDAY.

* TIMING...BEGINNING SATURDAY AND BUILDING THROUGH SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...MODERATE...EXPECT STRONG BREAKING WAVES...SHORE
  BREAK...AND STRONG LONGSHORE AND RIP CURRENTS MAKING
  SWIMMING DIFFICULT AND DANGEROUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BEACHGOERS...SWIMMERS...AND SURFERS SHOULD HEED ALL ADVICE GIVEN
BY OCEAN SAFETY OFFICIALS AND EXERCISE CAUTION. KNOW YOUR
LIMITS... WHEN IN DOUBT...DO NOT GO OUT.

&&

$$

HIZ023-026-291445-
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KONA-KOHALA-
342 PM HST FRI AUG 28 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST SATURDAY...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST SATURDAY.

* SURF...ALONG WEST FACING SHORES...5 TO 8 FEET.

* TIMING...THROUGH SATURDAY.

* IMPACTS...MODERATE...EXPECT STRONG BREAKING WAVES...SHORE
  BREAK...AND STRONG LONGSHORE AND RIP CURRENTS MAKING SWIMMING
  DIFFICULT AND DANGEROUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BEACHGOERS...SWIMMERS...AND SURFERS SHOULD HEED ALL ADVICE GIVEN
BY OCEAN SAFETY OFFICIALS AND EXERCISE CAUTION. KNOW YOUR
LIMITS... WHEN IN DOUBT...DO NOT GO OUT.

&&

$$







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