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WHPQ40 PGUM 241724
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
324 AM CHST SAT MAR 25 2017

.OVERVIEW...BUILDING TRADE-WIND SWELL AND WIND WAVES WILL CREATE
HAZARDOUS SURF ON KOSRAE BY THIS EVENING. COMBINING WITH A KING TIDE
CYCLE...COASTAL INUNDATION IS ALSO POSSIBLE BY MONDAY AFTERNOON.

$$

PMZ174-250500-
KOSRAE-
324 AM CHST SAT MAR 25 2017

...A HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT ALONG EAST FACING SHORES...

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL RISE TODAY AND REACH HAZARDOUS
LEVELS OF 8 TO 9 FEET BY THIS EVENING. SURF IS THEN EXPECTED TO
REMAIN AT THESE LEVELS THROUGH MIDWEEK NEXT WEEK.

COMBINING WITH A KING HIGH TIDE CYCLE OF MORE THAN 6 FEET ABOVE THE
AVERAGE LOW TIDE...COASTAL INUNDATION IS POSSIBLE ALONG EAST FACING
SHORES FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON TO THURSDAY MORNING.

AVOID VENTURING OUT TO REEFS LINES AND EXPOSED BEACHES...ESPECIALLY
ALONG EAST FACING SHORES AS RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE THREATENING.
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG EAST FACING SHORES SHOULD MONITOR WATER LEVELS
AND PREPARE TO PROTECT CROPS AND PROPERTIES.

$$

CHAN



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