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High Surf Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
946 AM HST MON OCT 20 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR NORTH SOUTH AND WEST FACING SHORES OF
KAUAI AND NIIHAU...AND NORTH FACING SHORES OF OAHU...MOLOKAI...
MAUI AND THE BIG ISLAND...

.LARGE WAVES FROM TROPICAL STORM ANA WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT
SOUTH AND WEST FACING SHORES OF KAUAI AND NIIHAU. AN ELEVATED
NORTH NORTHWEST SWELL WILL AFFECT THE NORTH FACING SHORES OF THE
ISLANDS FROM KAUAI AND NIIHAU TO THE BIG ISLAND. BOTH OF THESE
SWELLS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH THROUGH THE EVENING.

HIZ001>003-005>008-012-013-017-020-025-210915-
/O.COR.PHFO.SU.Y.0039.000000T0000Z-141021T1600Z/
NIIHAU-KAUAI WINDWARD-KAUAI LEEWARD-OAHU SOUTH SHORE-
WAIANAE COAST-OAHU NORTH SHORE-OAHU KOOLAU-MOLOKAI WINDWARD-
MOLOKAI LEEWARD-MAUI WINDWARD WEST-WINDWARD HALEAKALA-
BIG ISLAND NORTH AND EAST-
946 AM HST MON OCT 20 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM HST TUESDAY...

THE HIGH SURF ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM HST TUESDAY.

* SURF...10 TO 15 FEET ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES OF THE NIIHAU...
  KAUAI...OAHU...MOLOKAI...MAUI...AND THE BIG ISLAND. ALSO...8 TO
  12 FEET ALONG WEST FACING SHORES AND 5 TO 8 FEET ALONG SOUTH
  FACING SHORES OF KAUAI AND NIIHAU.

* TIMING...THROUGH TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...MODERATE...EXPECT STRONG BREAKING WAVES...SHORE
  BREAK...AND STRONG LONG SHORE 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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