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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
253 AM CHST MON FEB 8 2016

.OVERVIEW...LARGE TRADE-WIND WAVES AND SWELL WILL GENERATE HAZARDOUS
SURF ACROSS THE MARSHALL ISLANDS AS WELL AS KOSRAE AND POHNPEI
STATES. EXCEPTIONALLY HIGH TIDES COMBINED WITH THE LARGE SWELL AND
WIND WAVES WILL CAUSE COASTAL INUNDATION AT MAJURO THROUGH TUESDAY
DURING TIMES OF HIGH TIDE.

$$

PMZ173-080500-
POHNPEI-
253 AM CHST MON FEB 8 2016

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

HAZARDOUS SURF OF 10 TO 12 FEET ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL
BEGIN TO DECREASE TONIGHT AND COULD FALL BELOW ADVISORY LEVELS
EARLY TUESDAY.

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

$$

PMZ174-080500-
KOSRAE-
253 AM CHST MON FEB 8 2016

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

HAZARDOUS SURF OF 8 TO 10 FEET WILL CONTINUE ALONG NORTH AND EAST
FACING SHORES THROUGH TONIGHT. SURF WILL BEGIN TO SUBSIDE
TUESDAY...BUT WILL REMAIN HAZARDOUS FOR AT LEAST THE NEXT SEVERAL
DAYS.

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

$$

PMZ181-080500-
MAJURO-
253 AM CHST MON FEB 8 2016

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

HAZARDOUS SURF HEIGHTS OF 11 TO 14 FEET WILL CONTINUE TODAY. SURF
IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SUBSIDING TUESDAY AND MAY FALL BELOW
HAZARDOUS LEVELS BY WEDNESDAY.

THE COMBINATION OF LARGE SURF AND HIGH ASTRONOMICAL TIDES IS
EXPECTED TO CAUSE COASTAL INUNDATION OF 1 TO 2 FEET DURING TIMES
OF HIGH TIDE OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS. THE NEXT HIGH TIDES ARE: 5.28
FEET AT 420 PM THIS AFTERNOON AND 4.46 FEET AT 444 PM TUESDAY
MORNING. PROTECT PROPERTY AGAINST THE INUNDATION THREAT.

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

$$

WILLIAMS


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