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High Surf Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
355 PM HST FRI FEB 12 2016

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

.DECLINING NORTH-NORTHWEST SWELL WILL MAINTAIN SURF AROUND THE
ADVISORY THRESHOLD ACROSS MOST NORTH FACING SHORES THROUGH THE
EVENING.

HIZ001>003-007-008-012-013-017-019-020-025-131000-
/O.EXT.PHFO.SU.Y.0016.000000T0000Z-160213T1000Z/
NIIHAU-KAUAI WINDWARD-KAUAI LEEWARD-OAHU NORTH SHORE-OAHU KOOLAU-
MOLOKAI WINDWARD-MOLOKAI LEEWARD-MAUI WINDWARD WEST-
MAUI CENTRAL VALLEY-WINDWARD HALEAKALA-BIG ISLAND NORTH AND EAST-
355 PM HST FRI FEB 12 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT HST TONIGHT...

* SURF...ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES OF NIIHAU KAUAI OAHU MOLOKAI
  MAUI AND THE BIG ISLAND...10 TO 15 FEET.

* TIMING...THROUGH MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.

* 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. KNOW YOUR
LIMITS...WHEN IN DOUBT...DO NOT GO OUT.

&&

$$
WROE



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