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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
343 PM HST THU JUL 20 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR EAST FACING SHORES OF THE BIG ISLAND
AND MAUI...

.AN EAST SWELL GENERATED BY TROPICAL CYCLONE FERNANDA COMBINED
WITH WAVES PRODUCED BY STRONG TRADE WINDS WILL PRODUCE ELEVATED
CHOPPY SURF ALONG EXPOSED EAST FACING SHORES OF THE BIG ISLAND AND
MAUI..

HIZ020-024-025-211445-
/O.EXT.PHFO.SU.Y.0036.000000T0000Z-170721T1600Z/
WINDWARD HALEAKALA-SOUTH BIG ISLAND-BIG ISLAND NORTH AND EAST-
343 PM HST THU JUL 20 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM HST FRIDAY...

* SURF...5 TO 8 FEET.

* TIMING...THROUGH 6 AM FRIDAY.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LARGE BREAKING SURF...SIGNIFICANT SHOREBREAK AND DANGEROUS
CURRENTS MAKE ENTERING THE WATER VERY HAZARDOUS. BEACHGOERS...
SWIMMERS AND SURFERS SHOULD HEED ALL ADVICE GIVEN BY OCEAN SAFETY
OFFICIALS...AND EXERCISE CAUTION.

&&

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