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WHPQ40 PGUM 261707
CFWPQ

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
307 AM CHST MON MAR 27 2017

.OVERVIEW...LARGE TRADE-WIND SWELL AND WIND WAVES WILL MAINTAIN
HAZARDOUS SURF FOR KOSRAE THROUGH MIDWEEK. COMBINING WITH A KING
TIDE CYCLE...COASTAL INUNDATION IS ALSO POSSIBLE FROM THIS
AFTERNOON TO THURSDAY MORNING.

$$

PMZ174-270500-
KOSRAE-
307 AM CHST MON MAR 27 2017

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

HAZARDOUS SURF OF 8 TO 10 FEET WILL CONTINUE ALONG EAST FACING
SHORES THROUGH MIDWEEK...BEFORE GRADUALLY SUBSIDING TOWARD THE
WEEKEND.

COMBINING WITH A KING HIGH TIDE CYCLE OF MORE THAN 6 FEET ABOVE THE
AVERAGE LOW TIDE...COASTAL INUNDATION OF 1 OR 2 FEET IS POSSIBLE
DURING HIGH TIDES ALONG EAST FACING SHORES FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON TO
THURSDAY MORNING. MOST VULNERABLE AREAS WILL BE LELU ISLAND...THE
CAUSEWAY NEAR YEN YEN AND INFAL TAFUYAT.

AVOID VENTURING OUT TO REEFS LINES AND EXPOSED BEACHES...ESPECIALLY
ALONG EAST FACING SHORES...AS RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE THREATENING.
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG EAST FACING SHORES SHOULD MONITOR WATER
LEVELS AND TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT CROPS AND PROPERTIES.

$$

KLEESCHULTE



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