Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
251 PM HST Sat Jul 22 2017

Niihau-Kauai Windward-Kauai Leeward-Oahu South Shore-
Waianae Coast-Oahu North Shore-Oahu Koolau-Olomana-
Molokai Windward-Molokai Leeward-Lanai Makai-Kahoolawe-
Maui Windward West-Maui Leeward West-Maui Central Valley-
Windward Haleakala-Leeward Haleakala-Kona-South Big Island-
Big Island North and East-Kohala-
251 PM HST Sat Jul 22 2017


Coastal flooding associated with king tides will continue to be a
possibility the next couple of days. The greatest potential for
coastal flooding impacts will be during the mid to late afternoon
hours through Monday, when the highest tides are expected. Visit
tidesandcurrents.noaa.gov for more specific information about
forecast astronomical tides and water levels in your area.

Surf is elevated along east-facing shores, and this will likely
cause greater wave run-up along some exposed windward coastlines,
especially during high tide. Impacts of the king tides may
include flooding of beaches that are normally dry, salt water
inundation of typically vulnerable low-lying roads, docks, boat
ramps and other coastal infrastructure. The threat of coastal
flooding will ease by Tuesday, as the peak daily tides diminish.



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