Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
242 AM HST THU DEC 25 2014

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

.THE COMBINATION OF SUBSIDING NORTHERLY SWELLS AND LARGE...SHORT
PERIOD WIND WAVES WILL KEEP PRODUCING ROUGH SURF AROUND THE
ADVISORY LEVEL ACROSS NORTH FACING SHORES OF THE SMALLER ISLANDS
THROUGH TODAY.

HIZ001>003-007>009-012-013-017-019-020-260200-
/O.CON.PHFO.SU.Y.0051.000000T0000Z-141226T0400Z/
NIIHAU-KAUAI WINDWARD-KAUAI LEEWARD-OAHU NORTH SHORE-OAHU KOOLAU-
OLOMANA-MOLOKAI WINDWARD-MOLOKAI LEEWARD-MAUI WINDWARD WEST-
MAUI CENTRAL VALLEY-WINDWARD HALEAKALA-
242 AM HST THU DEC 25 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THIS
EVENING...

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

* SURF...ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES...10 TO 15 FEET. IN
  ADDITION...SOME EAST FACING SHORES OF THE SMALLER ISLANDS
  EXPOSED TO NORTH SWELL WILL EXPERIENCE ELEVATED SURF.

* TIMING...THROUGH 6 PM HST THIS EVENING.

* 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.

&&

$$

REYNES





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