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

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
354 AM HST SAT SEP 5 2015

...HIGH SURF WARNING FOR EAST FACING SHORES OF KAUAI OAHU MOLOKAI
MAUI AND BIG ISLAND...

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR SOUTH FACING SHORES OF ALL ISLANDS...

.OVERVIEW...HAZARDOUS SURF WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE EAST
FACING SHORES THROUGH AT LEAST EARLY NEXT WEEK. ADVISORY LEVEL
SURF WILL CONTINUE ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

HIZ002-008-009-012-013-017-019-020-024-025-060315-
/O.COR.PHFO.SU.W.0008.000000T0000Z-150908T0400Z/
KAUAI WINDWARD-OAHU KOOLAU-OLOMANA-MOLOKAI WINDWARD-
MOLOKAI LEEWARD-MAUI WINDWARD WEST-MAUI CENTRAL VALLEY-
WINDWARD HALEAKALA-SOUTH BIG ISLAND-BIG ISLAND NORTH AND EAST-
354 AM HST SAT SEP 5 2015

...HIGH SURF WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST MONDAY...

THE HIGH SURF WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST MONDAY.

* SURF...ALONG EAST FACING SHORES...10 TO 18 FEET.

* TIMING...THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...VERY HIGH...EXPECT OCEAN WATER SWEEPING ACROSS BEACHES
  AND COASTAL BENCHES...AND LAVA FLOWS CREATING THE POTENTIAL FOR
  IMPACTS TO COASTAL PROPERTIES AND INFRASTRUCTURE... INCLUDING
  ROADWAYS. POWERFUL CURRENTS WILL BE PRESENT AT MOST BEACHES.
  LARGE BREAKING WAVES AND STRONG CURRENTS MAY IMPACT HARBOR
  ENTRANCES AND CHANNELS CAUSING CHALLENGING BOAT HANDLING.

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR SOUTH FACING SHORES UNTIL
6 PM HST MONDAY.

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

* TIMING...THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THESE DANGEROUS CONDITIONS MEAN THAT ONLY HIGHLY EXPERIENCED
PERSONS SHOULD ENTER THE WATER. INEXPERIENCED PERSONS SHOULD
REMAIN OFF BEACHES AND ADJACENT BEACHFRONT AREAS. LARGE BREAKING
SURF...SIGNIFICANT SHORE BREAK...AND DANGEROUS CURRENTS MAKE
ENTERING THE WATER VERY HAZARDOUS. ANYONE ENTERING THE WATER
COULD FACE SIGNIFICANT INJURY OR DEATH.

&&

$$

HIZ001-003-005-006-014-016-018-021-023-060315-
/O.EXT.PHFO.SU.Y.0043.000000T0000Z-150908T0400Z/
NIIHAU-KAUAI LEEWARD-OAHU SOUTH SHORE-WAIANAE COAST-LANAI MAKAI-
KAHOOLAWE-MAUI LEEWARD WEST-LEEWARD HALEAKALA-KONA-
354 AM HST SAT SEP 5 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST MONDAY...

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

* TIMING...THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEED ALL ADVICE FROM OCEAN SAFETY OFFICIALS AND EXERCISE
CAUTION. BOATERS SHOULD EXPECT SURFERS USING HARBOR CHANNELS
TO ACCESS SURFING AREAS.

&&

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