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High Surf Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
353 PM HST MON FEB 8 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR NORTH FACING SHORES OF NIIHAU KAUAI OAHU
MOLOKAI AND MAUI...

.ELEVATED SURF WILL CONTINUE OVER NORTH FACING SHORES OF MOST
ISLANDS THROUGH AT LEAST TONIGHT DUE TO A DECLINING NORTH-
NORTHWEST SWELL WITH PERIODS IN THE 10 TO 12 SECOND RANGE AND A
REINFORCING PULSE OF LONGER PERIOD NORTH-NORTHWEST SWELL. THIS
DECLINING SELL WILL PRODUCE BORDER LINE ADVISORY LEVEL CONDITIONS
ON TUESDAY. A VERY LARGE NORTHWEST SWELL WILL BUILD TUESDAY
NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...AND A HIGH SURF WARNING WILL BE ISSUED ON
TUESDAY.

HIZ001>003-007-008-012-013-017-019-020-091500-
/O.CON.PHFO.SU.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-160209T1600Z/
NIIHAU-KAUAI WINDWARD-KAUAI LEEWARD-OAHU NORTH SHORE-OAHU KOOLAU-
MOLOKAI WINDWARD-MOLOKAI LEEWARD-MAUI WINDWARD WEST-
MAUI CENTRAL VALLEY-WINDWARD HALEAKALA-
353 PM HST MON FEB 8 2016

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

* SURF...ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES OF NIIHAU AND KAUAI...14 TO 18
  FT...AND ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES OF OAHU MOLOKAI AND MAUI...12
  TO 16 FEET.

* TIMING...THROUGH 6 AM HST TUESDAY.

* 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.

&&

$$

WROE




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