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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
320 PM HST SAT FEB 13 2016

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

.AN INCOMING WEST NORTHWEST SWELL WILL SPREAD WEST TO EAST ACROSS
THE ISLAND CHAIN ON SUNDAY PRODUCING ADVISORY LEVEL SURF HEIGHTS
ACROSS MOST NORTH AND WEST FACING SHORES OF THE SMALLER ISLANDS
SUNDAY AND MONDAY.

HIZ001>003-006>008-012-013-017-020-141430-
/O.NEW.PHFO.SU.Y.0017.160214T1600Z-160216T0400Z/
NIIHAU-KAUAI WINDWARD-KAUAI LEEWARD-WAIANAE COAST-
OAHU NORTH SHORE-OAHU KOOLAU-MOLOKAI WINDWARD-MOLOKAI LEEWARD-
MAUI WINDWARD WEST-WINDWARD HALEAKALA-
320 PM HST SAT FEB 13 2016

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

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

* SURF...NORTH AND WEST FACING SHORES OF KAUAI...14 TO 18 FEET. NORTH
  FACING SHORES OF OAHU MOLOKAI AND MAUI...10 TO 14 FEET SUNDAY
  MORNING BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FEET SUNDAY AFTERNOON. WEST FACING
  SHORES OF OAHU AND MOLOKAI...5 TO 8 FEET SUNDAY MORNING BUILDING
  TO 8 TO 12 FEET SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY FOR KAUAI AND NIIHAU.
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY FOR OAHU MOLOKAI AND MAUI.

* 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.

&&

$$

FOSTER



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