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WHPQ40 PGUM 260447
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
300 PM CHST WED NOV 26 2014

.OVERVIEW...BUILDING EAST SWELL AND WIND WAVES ASSOCIATED WITH A
TRADE-WIND SURGE WILL CAUSE SURF TO RISE TO HAZARDOUS LEVELS TONIGHT
ON EAST FACING SHORES OF MAJURO AND KOSRAE. SWELL AND WIND WAVES
WILL BEGIN TO SUBSIDE LATE THURSDAY ALLOWING SURF TO FALL BELOW
HAZARDOUS LEVELS FRIDAY AFTERNOON ON MAJURO AND FRIDAY NIGHT ON
KOSRAE.

$$

PMZ181-261700-
MAJURO-
300 PM CHST WED NOV 26 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR EAST FACING REEFS...

SATELLITE DERIVED SEA-HEIGHTS...COMPUTER MODEL OUTPUT AND BUOY
READINGS AT MAJURO INDICATE THAT TRADE-WIND SWELL AND WIND WAVES
CONTINUE TO INCREASE ACROSS THE MARSHALL ISLANDS. AS A RESULT...SURF
OF 8 TO 10 FEET THIS EVENING WILL BUILD TO HAZARDOUS LEVELS OF 10 TO
12 FEET ON EAST FACING REEFS BY MIDNIGHT. SURF IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN
HAZARDOUS THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING BEFORE FALLING BELOW ADVISORY
LEVELS FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

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

$$

PMZ174-261700-
KOSRAE-
300 PM CHST WED NOV 26 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR EAST FACING REEFS...

SATELLITE DERIVED SEA-HEIGHTS AND COMPUTER MODEL OUTPUT INDICATE
THAT TRADE-WIND SWELL AND WIND WAVES CONTINUE TO INCREASE ACROSS THE
KOSRAE STATE. AS A RESULT...SURF WILL RISE TO HAZARDOUS LEVELS OF 7
TO 9 FEET ON EAST FACING REEFS BY MIDNIGHT. SURF IS EXPECTED TO
REMAIN HAZARDOUS THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON BEFORE FALLING BELOW
ADVISORY LEVELS FRIDAY NIGHT.

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

$$

WILLIAMS




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