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

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
341 AM HST SUN AUG 30 2015

...SWELLS FROM HURRICANE IGNACIO WILL CAUSE LARGE AND DANGEROUS
SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES...

.SWELLS FROM HURRICANE IGNACIO WILL RISE DURING THE NEXT COUPLE
OF DAYS. LARGE AND DANGEROUS SURF CAN BE EXPECTED ALONG EAST
FACING SHORES...BEGINNING FIRST ON THE BIG ISLAND AND THEN
GRADUALLY SPREADING WESTWARD TO THE SMALLER ISLANDS.

HIZ024-025-310430-
/O.CON.PHFO.SU.W.0008.000000T0000Z-150902T0400Z/
SOUTH BIG ISLAND-BIG ISLAND NORTH AND EAST-
341 AM HST SUN AUG 30 2015

...HIGH SURF WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST TUESDAY...

A HIGH SURF WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST TUESDAY.

* SURF...ALONG EAST FACING SHORES...RISING TO 15 TO 20 FEET TODAY.

* TIMING...TODAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...VERY HIGH...EXPECT OCEAN WATER SURGING AND SWEEPING
  ACROSS BEACHES...COASTAL BENCHES...AND LAVA FLOWS CREATING THE
  POTENTIAL FOR IMPACTS TO COASTAL PROPERTIES AND
  INFRASTRUCTURE... INCLUDING ROADWAYS. POWERFUL LONGSHORE AND
  RIP CURRENTS WILL BE PRESENT AT MOST BEACHES. LARGE BREAKING
  WAVES AND STRONG CURRENTS MAY IMPACT HARBOR ENTRANCES AND
  CHANNELS CAUSING CHALLENGING BOAT HANDLING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THESE DANGEROUS CONDITIONS MEAN THAT ONLY HIGHLY EXPERIENCED
PERSONS SHOULD ENTER THE WATER. INEXPERIENCED PERSONS SHOULD
REMAIN OFF BEACHES AND ADJACENT BEACHFRONT AREAS. LARGE BREAKING
SURF...SIGNIFICANT SHOREBREAK...AND DANGEROUS CURRENTS MAKE
ENTERING THE WATER VERY HAZARDOUS. ANYONE ENTERING THE WATER
COULD FACE SIGNIFICANT INJURY OR DEATH.

&&

$$

HIZ017-021-310430-
/O.EXA.PHFO.SU.Y.0042.000000T0000Z-150902T0400Z/
MAUI WINDWARD WEST-LEEWARD HALEAKALA-
341 AM HST SUN AUG 30 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST TUESDAY...

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

* SURF...ALONG EAST FACING SHORES...RISING TO 6 TO 12 FEET TODAY.

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

&&

$$

HIZ020-310430-
/O.CON.PHFO.SU.Y.0042.000000T0000Z-150902T0400Z/
WINDWARD HALEAKALA-
341 AM HST SUN AUG 30 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST TUESDAY...

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

* SURF...ALONG EAST FACING SHORES...RISING TO 6 TO 12 FEET TODAY.

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

&&

$$

JACOBSON






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