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Latest Coastal/Lakeshore Hazard Messages by PHFO
Issued 3/25/2017 3:24 AM US/Hawaii.
Valid through 3/28/2017 6:00 AM US/Hawaii.
whhw40 phfo 280142
kona-south big island-
342 pm hst mon mar 27 2017
...high surf advisory now in effect until 6 am hst tuesday...
* surf...along west facing shores of the big island from kona
southward...6 to 8 feet.
* timing...through 6 am hst tuesday.
* impacts...moderate...expect strong breaking waves...shore
break...and strong longshore and rip currents making swimming
difficult and dangerous.
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.