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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
335 PM HST Fri Nov 24 2017

.Strong and gusty northeast winds will continue across the State
through the Holiday weekend. The island of Lanai, as well as
leeward Kohala and the Kohala mountains on the Big Island will
experience the strongest winds with gusts up to 50 mph.

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Lanai Makai-Lanai Mauka-Big Island North and East-Kohala-
335 PM HST Fri Nov 24 2017

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...Northeast 25 to 35 mph with localized gusts up to 50
  mph for the island of Lanai, as well as leeward Kohala and the
  Kohala mountains on the Big Island.

* TIMING...through 6 PM HST Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Winds this strong can knock down palm fronds and
  tree branches, and make driving difficult.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of at least 30 mph, or
gusts of at least 50 mph, are expected. Motorists should use
extra caution.

&&

$$




High Surf Warning

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
332 PM HST FRI NOV 24 2017

...HIGH SURF WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR NORTH AND EAST FACING
SHORES OF THE BIG ISLAND...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR NORTH AND EAST FACING SHORES OF NIIHAU
KAUAI OAHU MOLOKAI AND MAUI...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC GENERATED A
LARGE NORTH SWELL WHICH CONTINUES TO BRING WARNING LEVEL IMPACTS
TO THE BIG ISLAND. SURF ALONG THE EXPOSED SMALLER ISLAND SHORES
HAS DROPPED TO ADVISORY LEVELS. THE NORTH SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO
TREND DOWN OVERNIGHT AND SATURDAY. STRONG TRADE WINDS WILL
PRODUCE ROUGH SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES THROUGH THE WEEKEND.


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BIG ISLAND NORTH AND EAST-
332 PM HST FRI NOV 24 2017

...HIGH SURF WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM HST SATURDAY...

* SURF...20 TO 25 FEET ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES...AND 10 TO 15
  FEET ALONG EAST FACING SHORES. A NORTH SWELL COMBINED WITH
  STRONG TRADE WINDS ARE PRODUCING ROUGH...AND VARIED SURF ALONG
  EXPOSED SHORELINES ON THE BIG ISLAND.

* TIMING...THROUGH 10 AM SATURDAY.

* IMPACTS...HIGH...EXPECT OCEAN WATER OCCASIONALLY SWEEPING ACROSS
  PORTIONS OF BEACHES...CREATING THE POTENTIAL FOR IMPACTS TO
  COASTAL PROPERTIES AND INFRASTRUCTURE...INCLUDING ROADWAYS. IN
  ADDITION...EXPECT VERY STRONG BREAKING WAVES AND STRONG
  CURRENTS. BREAKING WAVES MAY OCCASIONALLY IMPACT HARBORS MAKING
  NAVIGATING THE HARBOR CHANNEL DANGEROUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STAY WELL AWAY FROM THE SHORELINE IN THE AFFECTED AREAS. BE
PREPARED FOR ROAD CLOSURES.

&&

$$



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