Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
316 AM HST WED MAY 6 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR SOUTH FACING SHORES OF ALL ISLANDS...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IN THE SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE GENERATED A
LONG PERIOD SOUTH SWELL THAT WILL BE MOVING THROUGH HAWAIIAN
WATERS TODAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

HIZ001>003-005-006-012>014-016-018-019-021-023>025-070230-
/O.CON.PHFO.SU.Y.0027.150506T1400Z-150507T2000Z/
NIIHAU-KAUAI WINDWARD-KAUAI LEEWARD-OAHU SOUTH SHORE-
WAIANAE COAST-MOLOKAI WINDWARD-MOLOKAI LEEWARD-LANAI MAKAI-
KAHOOLAWE-MAUI LEEWARD WEST-MAUI CENTRAL VALLEY-LEEWARD HALEAKALA-
KONA-SOUTH BIG ISLAND-BIG ISLAND NORTH AND EAST-
316 AM HST WED MAY 6 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM HST
THURSDAY...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM HST THURSDAY.

* SURF...5 TO 8 FEET FOR SOUTH FACING SHORES.

* TIMING...SURF PEAKING TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN GRADUALLY
  DIMINISHING THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

* 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. IF IN DOUBT...DO
NOT GO OUT. BOATERS SHOULD EXPECT RECREATIONAL SURFERS AND BODY
BOARDERS UTILIZING HARBOR CHANNELS TO ACCESS SURFING AREAS.

&&

$$

JACOBSON





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