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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
335 AM HST FRI DEC 19 2014

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

.A LARGE NORTHWEST SWELL WILL PRODUCE ADVISORY-LEVEL SURF THROUGH
THIS AFTERNOON.

HIZ001>003-006>008-012-013-017-020-200245-
/O.CON.PHFO.SU.Y.0049.000000T0000Z-141220T0400Z/
NIIHAU-KAUAI WINDWARD-KAUAI LEEWARD-WAIANAE COAST-
OAHU NORTH SHORE-OAHU KOOLAU-MOLOKAI WINDWARD-MOLOKAI LEEWARD-
MAUI WINDWARD WEST-WINDWARD HALEAKALA-
335 AM HST FRI DEC 19 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THIS
EVENING...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THIS
EVENING.

* SURF...ALONG NORTH AND WEST FACING SHORES OF NIIHAU AND
  KAUAI...AND NORTH FACING SHORES OF OAHU...MOLOKAI AND MAUI...
  12 TO 16 FEET. ALONG WEST FACING SHORES OF OAHU AND MOLOKAI...
  8 TO 12 FEET.

* TIMING...THROUGH 6 PM HST TODAY.

* 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. BOATERS SHOULD
EXPECT RECREATIONAL SURFERS AND BODY BOARDERS UTILIZING HARBOR
CHANNELS TO ACCESS SURFING AREAS.

&&

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