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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
350 AM CHST THU MAR 30 2017

.OVERVIEW...LARGE TRADE-WIND SWELL AND WIND WAVES WILL MAINTAIN
HAZARDOUS SURF FOR KOSRAE THROUGH THURSDAY. COMBINING WITH A KING
TIDE CYCLE...COASTAL INUNDATION IS ALSO POSSIBLE THROUGH FRIDAY.

$$

PMZ174-300600-
KOSRAE-
350 AM CHST THU MAR 30 2017

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

HAZARDOUS SURF OF 6 TO 8 FEET WILL CONTINUE ALONG EAST FACING
SHORES TODAY THEN GRADUALLY SUBSIDE TO BELOW HAZARDOUS LEVELS
TONIGHT.

COMBINING WITH A KING HIGH TIDE CYCLE OF MORE THAN 6 FEET ABOVE THE
AVERAGE LOW TIDE...COASTAL INUNDATION OF 1 TO 2 FEET IS POSSIBLE
DURING HIGH TIDES ALONG EAST FACING SHORES THROUGH FRIDAY. MOST
VULNERABLE AREAS WILL BE LELU ISLAND...THE CAUSEWAY NEAR YEN YEN
AND INFAL TAFUYAT.

AVOID VENTURING OUT TO REEF LINES AND EXPOSED BEACHES...ESPECIALLY
ALONG EAST FACING SHORES...AS RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE THREATENING.
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG EAST FACING SHORES SHOULD MONITOR WATER LEVELS
AND TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT CROPS AND PROPERTY.

$$

STANKO



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