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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
440 AM CHST WED OCT 18 2017

.OVERVIEW...LARGE MONSOON SWELL AND WIND WAVES ASSOCIATED WITH
TROPICAL STORM LAN (25W) WILL CAUSE HAZARDOUS SURF ACROSS THE
REPUBLIC OF PALAU AND WESTERN YAP STATE THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.
SURF COULD BUILD TO DANGEROUS LEVELS ALONG WEST-FACING SHORES
TONIGHT.

$$

PMZ161-180700-
KOROR PALAU-
440 AM CHST WED OCT 18 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR SOUTH AND WEST FACING SHORES...

HAZARDOUS SURF OF 10 TO 14 FEET WILL CONTINUE TODAY...POSSIBLY
BUILDING TO DANGEROUS LEVELS BETWEEN 12 AND 16 FEET TONIGHT ALONG
SOUTH AND WEST FACING SHORES. SURF WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE ALONG
SOUTH FACING SHORES AROUND THURSDAY. AS TROPICAL STORM LAN MOVES
FARTHER AWAY...LONG-PERIOD NORTHWEST TO NORTH SWELL WILL REACH
THE AREA AND CAUSE SURF TO INCREASE ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES LATE
IN THE WEEK.

AVOID VENTURING NEAR REEF LINES AND EXPOSED BEACHES...ESPECIALLY
THOSE FACING SOUTH AND WEST...AS RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE
THREATENING.

$$

PMZ171-180700-
YAP-
440 AM CHST WED OCT 18 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR SOUTH AND WEST FACING SHORES...

HAZARDOUS SURF OF 10 TO 14 FEET WILL CONTINUE ALONG SOUTH AND
WEST FACING SHORES TODAY AND COULD BUILD TO DANGEROUS LEVELS
BETWEEN 12 AND 16 FEET TONIGHT. SURF WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE ALONG
SOUTH FACING SHORES AROUND THURSDAY AS THE SWELL BECOMES MORE
WESTERLY. AS TROPICAL STORM LAN MOVES FARTHER AWAY...LONG-PERIOD
NORTHWEST TO NORTH SWELL WILL REACH THE AREA PROLONGING HAZARDOUS
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS INTO THE WEEKEND AND CAUSING SURF TO
BECOME HAZARDOUS ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES.

AVOID VENTURING NEAR REEF LINES AND EXPOSED BEACHES...ESPECIALLY
THOSE FACING SOUTH AND WEST...AS RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE
THREATENING.

$$

AYDLETT



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