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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
340 PM HST FRI JAN 20 2017

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

.AS THE CURRENT LARGE WEST NORTHWEST SWELL LOWERS...A NORTH SWELL
AND STRONG TRADE WINDS WILL COMBINE TO PRODUCE LARGE SURF ALONG
EAST FACING SHORES.

HIZ001-002-008-012-017-020-211445-
/O.NEW.PHFO.SU.Y.0006.170121T2200Z-170123T0400Z/
/O.CON.PHFO.SU.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-170121T1600Z/
NIIHAU-KAUAI WINDWARD-OAHU KOOLAU-MOLOKAI WINDWARD-
MAUI WINDWARD WEST-WINDWARD HALEAKALA-
340 PM HST FRI JAN 20 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 AM SATURDAY FOR
NORTH AND WEST FACING SHORES...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT STARTING NOON SATURDAY FOR EAST
FACING SHORES...

* SURF...ALONG NORTH AND WEST FACING SHORES OF NIIHAU AND KAUAI
  AND ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES OF OAHU MOLOKAI AND MAUI...10 TO
  15 FEET...ALONG WEST FACING SHORES OF OAHU AND MOLOKAI...8 TO 12
  FEET...AND ALONG WEST FACING SHORES OF THE BIG ISLAND 6 TO 8
  FEET THROUGH EARY SATURDAY MORNING. SURF 6 TO 10 FEET ALONG EAST
  FACING SHORES STARTING NOON SATURDAY.

* TIMING...THROUGH 600 AM SATURDAY FOR NORTH AND WEST FACING
  SHORES AND STARTING NOON SATURDAY FOR EAST FACING SHORES.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BEACHGOERS...HEED ALL ADVICE FROM OCEAN SAFETY OFFICIALS AND
EXERCISE CAUTION.

&&

$$

HIZ009-014-025-211445-
/O.NEW.PHFO.SU.Y.0006.170121T2200Z-170123T0400Z/
OLOMANA-LANAI MAKAI-BIG ISLAND NORTH AND EAST-
340 PM HST FRI JAN 20 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON SATURDAY TO 600 PM SUNDAY
FOR EAST FACING SHORES...

* SURF...6 TO 10 FEET ALONG EAST FACING SHORES.

* TIMING...STARTING BY NOON SATURDAY.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEED ALL ADVICE GIVEN BY OCEAN SAFETY OFFICIALS AND EXERCISE
CAUTION.

&&

$$

HIZ003-006-007-013-019-023-026-211445-
/O.CON.PHFO.SU.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-170121T1600Z/
KAUAI LEEWARD-WAIANAE COAST-OAHU NORTH SHORE-MOLOKAI LEEWARD-
MAUI CENTRAL VALLEY-KONA-KOHALA-
340 PM HST FRI JAN 20 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 AM SATURDAY FOR
NORTH AND WEST FACING SHORES...

* SURF...ALONG WEST FACING SHORES OF NIIHAU KAUAI OAHU MOLOKAI AND
  MAUI...8 TO 12 FEET AND ALONG WEST FACING SHORES OF THE BIG
  ISLAND 6 TO 8 FEET.

* TIMING...THROUGH 600 AM SATURDAY.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEED ALL ADVICE FROM OCEAN SAFETY OFFICIALS AND EXERCISE CAUTION.

&&

$$



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