Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
330 PM HST THU AUG 21 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR THE SOUTH FACING SHORES OF ALL
ISLANDS...

.A PASSING STORM IN THE SOUTH PACIFIC SEVERAL DAYS AGO HAS
GENERATED A LARGE SWELL THAT IS NOW REACHING THE ISLANDS. EXPECT
THIS ABOVE NORMAL SWELL TO AFFECT THE SOUTH FACING SHORES OF ALL
HAWAIIAN ISLANDS THROUGH FRIDAY.

HIZ001>003-005-006-013>016-018-019-021-023-024-026-221430-
/O.CON.PHFO.SU.Y.0033.000000T0000Z-140823T0400Z/
NIIHAU-KAUAI WINDWARD-KAUAI LEEWARD-OAHU SOUTH SHORE-
WAIANAE COAST-MOLOKAI LEEWARD-LANAI MAKAI-LANAI MAUKA-KAHOOLAWE-
MAUI LEEWARD WEST-MAUI CENTRAL VALLEY-LEEWARD HALEAKALA-KONA-
SOUTH BIG ISLAND-KOHALA-
330 PM HST THU AUG 21 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST FRIDAY...

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

* SURF...5 TO 8 FEET FRIDAY ON SOUTH FACING SHORES.

* TIMING...THROUGH 6 PM HST FRIDAY

* 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.

&&

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