Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
868
WHPQ40 PGUM 090453
CFWPQ

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
253 PM CHST TUE FEB 9 2016

.OVERVIEW...TRADE-WIND WAVES AND SWELL WILL REMAIN HIGH ENOUGH TO
MAINTAIN HAZARDOUS SURF ACROSS THE MARSHALL ISLANDS AND KOSRAE A
COUPLE MORE DAYS. COASTAL INUNDATION WILL BE POSSIBLE ON MAJURO
DURING HIGH TIDES.

$$

PMZ174-091700-
KOSRAE-
253 PM CHST TUE FEB 9 2016

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

HAZARDOUS SURF OF 8 TO 10 FEET WILL CONTINUE ALONG NORTH AND EAST
FACING SHORES THROUGH TONIGHT. SURF WILL BEGIN TO SUBSIDE
WEDNESDAY...AND MIGHT FALL BELOW ADVISORY LEVELS THURSDAY.

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

$$

PMZ181-091700-
MAJURO-
253 PM CHST TUE FEB 9 2016

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

HAZARDOUS SURF OF 10 TO 12 FEET WILL LINGER ALONG EAST FACING SHORES
THROUGH TONIGHT...BEFORE DROPPING BELOW ADVISORY LEVELS ON WEDNESDAY.

THE COMBINATION OF LARGE SURF AND HIGH ASTRONOMICAL TIDES WILL CAUSE
COASTAL INUNDATION OF UP TO 1 FOOT ALONG EAST FACING SHORES FROM
DELAP TO DARRIT...ESPECIALLY DURING HIGH TIDES THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON. THE NEXT HIGH TIDES ARE: 4.65 FEET AT 5:19 AM WEDNESDAY
MORNING AND 5.47 FEET AT 5:33 PM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

AVOID VENTURING NEAR EXPOSED REEFS AND BEACHES...ESPECIALLY THOSE
FACING EAST...AS RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE THREATENING. TAKE ACTION
TO PROTECT CROPS AND PROPERTY FROM INUNDATION.

$$

AYDLETT



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.