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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
258 PM CHST TUE JAN 24 2017

.OVERVIEW...LARGE NORTHEAST SWELL GENERATED BY FRESH TO STRONG TRADE
WINDS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS SURF ACROSS THE REPUBLIC OF PALAU AND YAP
STATE FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS...AND ALONG EAST FACING SHORES OF
CHUUK AND POHNPEI THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

LARGE TRADE-WIND SWELL AND WIND WAVES WILL PROLONG HAZARDOUS SURF
ACROSS KOSRAE MOST OF THIS WEEK.

$$

PMZ181-241700-
MAJURO-
258 PM CHST TUE JAN 24 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT...

SWELL AND WIND WAVES HAVE SUBSIDED SUFFICIENTLY TO ALLOW SURF TO FALL
BELOW HAZARDOUS LEVELS.

CONTINUE TO EXERCISE CAUTION NEAR EXPOSED REEFS AND BEACHES...
ESPECIALLY THOSE FACING EAST...AS STRONG RIP CURRENTS CAN STILL
OCCUR.

$$

PMZ161-171-241700-
KOROR PALAU-YAP-
258 PM CHST TUE JAN 24 2017

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

HAZARDOUS SURF OF 11 TO 14 FEET WILL PERSIST THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT
ALONG NORTH AND EAST FACING SHORES BEFORE SLOWLY SUBSIDING THURSDAY.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES COULD FALL BELOW HAZARDOUS LEVELS
THURSDAY...BUT CONTINUE ON NORTH FACING REEFS THROUGH FRIDAY.

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

$$

PMZ172-173-241700-
CHUUK-POHNPEI-
258 PM CHST TUE JAN 24 2017

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

HAZARDOUS SURF OF 10 TO 12 FEET ON EAST FACING REEFS WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH WEDNESDAY. SURF IS EXPECTED TO GRADUALLY SUBSIDE STARTING
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...POSSIBLY FALLING BELOW HAZARDOUS LEVELS THURSDAY.

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

$$

PMZ174-241700-
KOSRAE-
258 PM CHST TUE JAN 24 2017

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

HAZARDOUS SURF OF 7 TO 9 FEET WILL PERSIST ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES
THROUGH TONIGHT THEN FALL BELOW HAZARDOUS LEVELS WEDNESDAY MORNING.

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL REMAIN HAZARDOUS AT 7 TO 9 FEET
MOST OF THIS WEEK BEFORE INCREASING 2 TO 4 FEET OVER THE WEEKEND.

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

$$

AYDLETT


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