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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
331 AM HST SUN JUL 5 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR SOUTH FACING SHORES...

.A SOUTH SWELL WILL PRODUCE ADVISORY LEVEL SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING
SHORES THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. THIS SWELL WILL THEN GRADUALLY
DIMINISH FROM TONIGHT INTO THE FIRST PART OF THE COMING WORK WEEK.

HIZ001>003-005-006-012>014-016-018>021-023>026-060245-
/O.CON.PHFO.SU.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-150706T0400Z/
NIIHAU-KAUAI WINDWARD-KAUAI LEEWARD-OAHU SOUTH SHORE-
WAIANAE COAST-MOLOKAI WINDWARD-MOLOKAI LEEWARD-LANAI MAKAI-
KAHOOLAWE-MAUI LEEWARD WEST-MAUI CENTRAL VALLEY-
WINDWARD HALEAKALA-LEEWARD HALEAKALA-KONA-SOUTH BIG ISLAND-
BIG ISLAND NORTH AND EAST-KOHALA-
331 AM HST SUN JUL 5 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THIS
EVENING...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THIS
EVENING.

* SURF...5 TO 8 FEET.

* TIMING...THROUGH 6 PM HST TODAY.

* 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. BOATERS SHOULD
EXPECT RECREATIONAL SURFERS AND BODY BOARDERS UTILIZING HARBOR
CHANNELS TO ACCESS SURFING AREAS.

&&

$$

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