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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
956 AM HST MON OCT 23 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR NORTH FACING SHORES OF NIIHAU KAUAI OAHU
MOLOKAI AND MAUI...

.A MODERATE NORTHWEST SWELL IS CURRENTLY PEAKING AND PRODUCING
ADVISORY LEVEL SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES. THIS SWELL WILL
DECLINE TONIGHT...DROPPING SURF BELOW ADVISORY LEVEL BRIEFLY
BEFORE RISING AGAIN TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY WITH A NEW...SLIGHTLY
LARGER NORTHWEST SWELL.

HIZ001>003-007-008-012-013-017-019-020-240900-
/O.NEW.PHFO.SU.Y.0040.171023T1956Z-171026T0400Z/
NIIHAU-KAUAI WINDWARD-KAUAI LEEWARD-OAHU NORTH SHORE-OAHU KOOLAU-
MOLOKAI WINDWARD-MOLOKAI LEEWARD-MAUI WINDWARD WEST-
MAUI CENTRAL VALLEY-WINDWARD HALEAKALA-
956 AM HST MON OCT 23 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A HIGH SURF
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST WEDNESDAY.

* SURF...ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES...10 TO 15 FEET
  TODAY...DECREASING TONIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO ADVISORY LEVEL AGAIN
  TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

* TIMING...THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

* 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.

&&

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