High Surf Advisory Issued for E-Facing Shores

January 28, 2019, 4:23 PM HST
* Updated January 29, 8:14 AM
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The National Weather Service has issued a High Surf Advisory for the east-facing shores of Hawai‘i Island from Kohala to Puna on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, at 3:56 p.m.

Surf is forecast to build through tonight and peak tomorrow morning to 7 to 10 feet to advisory levels.

Due to the High Surf Advisory for east-facing shore, the following are in effect;

  • Oceanfront residents and beach-goers along affected shores are advised to be on the alert for high and dangerous surf.
  • Boat owners and oceanfront residents should take action to secure their property.
  • Closures of roads and beaches may occur without notice.


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