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Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Pago Pago AS
243 PM SST Tue Aug 21 2018

ASZ001>003-221345-
Tutuila-Aunuu-Manua-Swains-
243 PM SST Tue Aug 21 2018

...High Surf Advisory is in effect until Monday...

* SURF...Surf heights of 8 to 10 ft will impact south and east
  facing shores tonight. Surfs will build 9 to 12 ft on Saturday.


* TIMING...until Monday.


* IMPACTS...High surfs and rip currents.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A high surf advisory indicates large breaking waves will affect
beaches in the advisory area, producing dangerous rip currents
and localized beach erosion. Also, it is extremely dangerous to
fish or observe waves from rocks during high surf conditions.
Unwary beach walkers can be caught off guard as waves suddenly
race farther up the beach than normal.

&&

Fautuaga mo galu maualuluga
Ofisa o le tau Pago Pago AS
244 AOAULI ASO LUA AUKUSO 21 2018

...O loo faaauau Fautuaga mo Galu maualuluga seia oo i le Aso
Gafua...

* GALU...Galu maualuluga 8 i le 10 ft o le a aafia ai pea
  talafatai i saute ma sasa`e i le po nanei. O le a siisii galu 9
  i le 12 ft i le Aso Toona`i.


* TAIMI...seia oo i le Aso Gafua.


* AAFIAGA...Galu maualuluga ma le aave o le sami.


FAUTUAGA/TAPENAGA...

O fautuaga mo galu maualuluga e faailoa mai ai le malolosi ma le
tetele o galu o le a aafia ai gataifale ma matafaga, ma o le a
malolosi foi le aave o le sami. Ona o le siisii o peau o le sami,
e fautuaina ai le mamalu lautele ma le au fai faiva ina ia
faautagia mai lenei fautuaga.

$$

Malala

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
335 AM CHST WED AUG 22 2018

.WESTERLY SWELL AND WIND WAVES WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
SURF AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG WEST FACING REEFS THROUGH
THIS AFTERNOON.

GUZ001>004-220800-
/O.EXT.PGUM.SU.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-180822T0800Z/
/O.EXT.PGUM.RP.S.0012.000000T0000Z-180822T0800Z/
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
335 AM CHST WED AUG 22 2018

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM THIS EVENING...
...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS THROUGH 6 PM THIS EVENING...

* WAVES AND SURF...SURF BETWEEN 7 AND 10 FEET WILL CONTINUE ALONG
  WEST FACING REEFS. THERE WILL ALSO BE A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION AND
DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS.

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...YELL FOR HELP. REMAIN
CALM...DO NOT EXHAUST YOURSELF AND STAY AFLOAT WHILE WAITING FOR
HELP. IF YOU HAVE TO SWIM OUT OF A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO
SHORE AND BACK TOWARD THE BEACH WHEN POSSIBLE. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT AS YOU WILL TIRE QUICKLY.

&&

$$

KLEESCHULTE

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
605 AM HST Tue Aug 21 2018

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR EAST FACING SHORES OF THE BIG ISLAND
AND MAUI...

.Long-period swells from Hurricane Lane will continue to bring
large surf along east facing shores of the Big Island and Maui
today.

HIZ020-024-025-220400-
/O.CON.PHFO.SU.Y.0036.000000T0000Z-180822T0400Z/
Windward Haleakala-South Big Island-Big Island North and East-
605 AM HST Tue Aug 21 2018

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

* SURF...6 to 12 feet along east facing shores of the Big Island
  and Maui, with largest waves expected along the southeast coast
  of the Big Island.

* TIMING...through this evening.

* 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. Large breaking surf,
significant shorebreak, and dangerous currents make entering the
water very hazardous. Anyone entering the water could face
significant injury or death.

&&

$$

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