Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
323 PM HST MON FEB 20 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR NORTH FACING SHORES OF NIIHAU KAUAI
OAHU MOLOKAI AND THE BIG ISLAND...

.A DECLINING NORTH-NORTHWEST SWELL WILL PRODUCE ELEVATED SURF
ALONG EXPOSED NORTH FACING SHORES THROUGH TONIGHT.

HIZ001>003-007-008-012-013-017-019-020-211430-
/O.EXT.PHFO.SU.Y.0021.000000T0000Z-170221T1600Z/
NIIHAU-KAUAI WINDWARD-KAUAI LEEWARD-OAHU NORTH SHORE-OAHU KOOLAU-
MOLOKAI WINDWARD-MOLOKAI LEEWARD-MAUI WINDWARD WEST-
MAUI CENTRAL VALLEY-WINDWARD HALEAKALA-
323 PM HST MON FEB 20 2017

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

* SURF...10 TO 15 FEET ALONG EXPOSED NORTH FACING SHORES.

* TIMING...THROUGH 6 AM HST TUESDAY.

* 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. KNOW YOUR LIMITS
AND SEEK OCEAN RECREATION AREAS BEST SUITED FOR YOUR ABILITIES.
FOR ALTERNATIVES SEE THE OCEAN SAFETY LINKS ON
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/HAWAII/PAGES/WXSAFETY.PHP

&&

$$

HIZ025-211430-
/O.EXT.PHFO.SU.Y.0021.000000T0000Z-170221T1600Z/
BIG ISLAND NORTH AND EAST-
323 PM HST MON FEB 20 2017

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

* SURF...10 TO 15 FEET ALONG EXPOSED NORTH FACING SHORES.

* TIMING...THROUGH 6 AM HST TUESDAY.

* 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. KNOW YOUR LIMITS
AND SEEK OCEAN RECREATION AREAS BEST SUITED FOR YOUR ABILITIES.
FOR ALTERNATIVES SEE THE OCEAN SAFETY LINKS ON
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/HAWAII/PAGES/WXSAFETY.PHP

&&

$$
WROE



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