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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
255 AM CHST SUN FEB 14 2016

.OVERVIEW...LARGE NORTHEAST WAVES GENERATED BY STRONG TRADE WINDS
ALONG WITH A LARGE LONG-PERIOD NORTH SWELL WILL PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
SURF FROM CHUUK TO KOSRAE DURING THE NEXT FEW DAYS. AT KOROR AND
YAP...SURF HAS FALLEN BELOW HAZARDOUS LEVELS.

$$

PMZ161-171-140700-
KOROR PALAU-YAP-
255 AM CHST SUN FEB 14 2016

...THE HIGH SURF ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

SATELLITE-DERIVED SEA HEIGHTS AND MODEL DATA SHOW THAT SURF HAS
FALLEN BELOW HAZARDOUS LEVELS. THEREFORE THE HIGH SURF ADVISORY
IS CANCELLED.

CONTINUE TO BE CAUTIOUS ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS AND BEACHES THE
NEXT SEVERAL DAYS...AS STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE STILL POSSIBLE.

$$

PMZ172-173-140700-
CHUUK-POHNPEI-
255 AM CHST SUN FEB 14 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR NORTH AND EAST FACING
SHORES...

HAZARDOUS SURF OF 9 TO 12 FEET ALONG NORTH AND EAST FACING SHORES
WILL RISE TO BETWEEN 10 AND 13 FEET LATER TODAY. THE HAZARDOUS SURF
IS EXPECTED TO SUBSIDE WEDNESDAY AT CHUUK...BUT WILL LIKELY REMAIN
HAZARDOUS THROUGH AT LEAST THURSDAY AT POHNPEI.

AVOID VENTURING NEAR EXPOSED REEFS AND BEACHES...ESPECIALLY THOSE
FACING NORTH AND EAST...AS RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE THREATENING.

$$

PMZ174-140700-
KOSRAE-
255 AM CHST SUN FEB 14 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR NORTH AND EAST FACING
SHORES...

HAZARDOUS SURF OF 8 TO 10 FEET ALONG NORTH AND EAST FACING SHORES
WILL RISE TO BETWEEN 9 AND 12 FEET LATER TODAY. HAZARDOUS SURF IS
EXPECTED TO PERSIST UNTIL LATE IN THE WEEK.

AVOID VENTURING NEAR EXPOSED REEFS AND BEACHES...ESPECIALLY THOSE
FACING NORTH AND EAST...AS RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE THREATENING.

$$

AYDLETT



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