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Coastal Hazard Message...UPDATED
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
726 PM HST Fri Feb 28 2020

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

.Rough surf will continue along east facing shores through early
next week due to a combination of strong trades and large seas.
Surf will hold around the advisory level through the day Saturday,
then increase Saturday night through Sunday to levels just below
the warning criteria. The advisory will likely be extended through
Monday.

HIZ002-008-009-012-017-020-024-025-291830-
/O.CON.PHFO.SU.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-200302T0400Z/
Kauai Windward-Oahu Koolau-Olomana-Molokai Windward-
Maui Windward West-Windward Haleakala-South Big Island-
Big Island North and East-
726 PM HST Fri Feb 28 2020

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Surf will be 6 to 8 feet through Saturday, rising to 8
  to 12 feet Saturday night through Sunday.

* WHERE...East facing shores of Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Maui and the
  Big Island.

* WHEN...Until 6 PM HST Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Moderate. Strong breaking waves and currents will make
  swimming dangerous. Several days with these conditions will
  likely lead to significant beach erosion in some areas by early
  next week.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Beachgoers, swimmers, and surfers should heed all advice given by
ocean safety officials and exercise caution.

&&

$$

Gibbs

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
113 PM PST Fri Feb 28 2020

CAZ034-035-291400-
/O.NEW.KLOX.SU.Y.0011.200301T0000Z-200303T0000Z/
San Luis Obispo County Central Coast-
Santa Barbara County Central Coast-
113 PM PST Fri Feb 28 2020

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM SATURDAY TO 4 PM PST
MONDAY...

* WHAT...Large breaking waves of 8 to 13 feet with dangerous rip
  currents.

* WHERE...San Luis Obispo County Central Coast and Santa Barbara
  County Central Coast.

* WHEN...From 4 PM Saturday to 4 PM PST Monday.

* IMPACTS...There is an increased risk for ocean drowning. Rip
  currents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Large
  breaking waves can cause injury, wash people off beaches and
  rocks, and capsize small boats near shore.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Remain out of the water due to dangerous surf conditions, or stay
near occupied lifeguard towers. Rock jetties can be deadly in
such conditions, stay off the rocks.

&&

$$

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