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
941 AM HST SUN MAR 29 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR NORTH AND WEST FACING SHORES OF KAUAI
AND NIIHAU AND FOR NORTH FACING SHORES OF OAHU MOLOKAI AND MAUI...

.A LONG-PERIOD NORTHWEST SWELL WILL BUILD THROUGH THE DAY TODAY...
PEAK OVERNIGHT...AND THEN DIMINISH ON MONDAY.

HIZ001>003-007-008-012-013-017-020-300845-
/O.NEW.PHFO.SU.Y.0022.150329T1941Z-150330T1600Z/
NIIHAU-KAUAI WINDWARD-KAUAI LEEWARD-OAHU NORTH SHORE-OAHU KOOLAU-
MOLOKAI WINDWARD-MOLOKAI LEEWARD-MAUI WINDWARD WEST-
WINDWARD HALEAKALA-
941 AM HST SUN MAR 29 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM HST MONDAY...

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

* SURF...12 TO 16 FEET ON NORTH AND WEST FACING SHORES OF KAUAI
  AND NIIHAU...AND 10 TO 15 FEET ON NORTH FACING SHORES OF OAHU...
  MOLOKAI AND MAUI.

* TIMING...THROUGH TONIGHT.

* 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.

&&

$$

BIRCHARD



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