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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
521 AM CHST TUE JAN 24 2017

.OVERVIEW...LARGE NORTHEAST SWELL GENERATED BY FRESH TO STRONG
WINDS NORTH OF A SHEAR LINE WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS SURF ACROSS THE
REPUBLIC OF PALAU AND WESTERN YAP STATE FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS...
AND ALONG THE EAST FACING SHORES TONIGHT FOR CHUUK AND POHNPEI.

LARGE TRADE-WIND SWELL AND WIND WAVES WILL PROLONG HAZARDOUS SURF
ACROSS THE MARSHALL ISLANDS INTO MIDWEEK AND ON KOSRAE MOST OF
THIS WEEK.

$$

PMZ161-171-240730-
KOROR PALAU-YAP-
521 AM CHST TUE JAN 24 2017

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

SURF ALONG NORTH AND EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE HAZARDOUS 10 TO 12
FEET THROUGH AT LEAST THURSDAY. SURF COULD INCREASE MORE TO
BETWEEN 12 AND 14 FEET TOWARD MIDWEEK.

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

$$
PMZ172-173-240730-
CHUUK-POHNPEI
521 AM 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 NIGHT. SURF IS EXPECTED TO GRADUALLY SUBSIDE
STARTING THURSDAY.

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

$$

PMZ174-240730-
KOSRAE-
521 AM 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. HOWEVER SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL REMAIN
HAZARDOUS MOST OF THIS WEEK...AND POSSIBLY EVEN THROUGH THE
WEEKEND.

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

$$

PMZ181-240730-
MAJURO-
521 AM CHST TUE JAN 24 2017

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

HAZARDOUS SURF OF 10 TO 12 FEET WILL CONTINUE ALONG EAST FACING
SHORES TODAY...THEN SUBSIDE TO BETWEEN 9 AND 11 FEET TONIGHT WHICH
WOULD ALLOW IT TO FALL BELOW HAZARDOUS LEVELS. SURF MIGHT DROP
FURTHER ON WEDNESDAY.

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

$$

STANKO



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