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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
445 PM HST MON AUG 29 2016

...HIGH SURF WARNING FOR EAST FACING SHORES OF EAST MAUI...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR EAST FACING SHORES OF KAUAI...OAHU...
MOLOKAI...AND WEST MAUI...

.HURRICANE MADELINE IS GENERATING LARGE SWELLS THAT WILL BUILD
ACROSS HAWAIIAN WATERS ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. SURF WILL RISE
TO WARNING LEVELS ON TUESDAY AFTERNOON ALONG EAST FACING SHORES
OF EAST MAUI. EAST FACING SHORES ACROSS THE REST OF THE STATE WILL
BE PARTIALLY SHADOWED FROM THE BULK OF THE SWELL ENERGY...AND SURF
IS EXPECTED TO BUILD TO ADVISORY LEVELS BY TUESDAY EVENING ON
THESE ISLANDS. A RAPID...BUT BRIEF...DROP IN SURF IS EXPECTED ON
THURSDAY...BUT LONG PERIOD SWELLS FROM HURRICANE LESTER WILL
LIKELY PUSH EAST SHORE SURF OF ALL ISLANDS TO WARNING LEVELS ON
FRIDAY OR SATURDAY. FOR INFORMATION ON SURF IMPACTING THE BIG
ISLAND...PLEASE REFER TO THE HURRICANE MADELINE LOCAL STATEMENT.

HIZ020-301445-
/O.COR.PHFO.SU.W.0017.160830T1600Z-160901T1600Z/
WINDWARD HALEAKALA-
445 PM HST MON AUG 29 2016

...HIGH SURF WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TUESDAY TO 6 AM HST
THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A HIGH SURF
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TUESDAY TO 6 AM HST
THURSDAY.

* SURF...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FEET TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND RISING TO
  10 TO 20 FEET LATE TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.

* TIMING...BUILDING ON TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT AND PEAKING
  WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...HIGH...EXPECT OCEAN WATER OCCASIONALLY SWEEPING
  ACROSS PORTIONS OF BEACHES...VERY STRONG BREAKING WAVES AND
  STRONG LONGSHORE AND RIP CURRENTS. BREAKING WAVES MAY
  OCCASIONALLY IMPACT HARBORS MAKING NAVIGATING THE HARBOR CHANNEL
  DANGEROUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LARGE BREAKING SURF...SIGNIFICANT SHOREBREAK...AND DANGEROUS
CURRENTS MAKE ENTERING THE WATER VERY HAZARDOUS. ANYONE ENTERING
THE WATER COULD FACE SIGNIFICANT INJURY OR DEATH.

&&

$$

HIZ002-008-009-012-017-301445-
/O.COR.PHFO.SU.Y.0041.160831T0400Z-160901T1600Z/
KAUAI WINDWARD-OAHU KOOLAU-OLOMANA-MOLOKAI WINDWARD-
MAUI WINDWARD WEST-
445 PM HST MON AUG 29 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TUESDAY TO 6 AM HST
THURSDAY...

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

* SURF...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FEET TUESDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...BUILDING LATE TUESDAY AND PEAKING WEDNESDAY.

* 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.

&&

$$
WROE



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