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High Surf Advisory Issued for E-Facing Shores

March 6, 2019, 3:47 PM HST
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The National Weather Service has issued a High Surf Advisory for east-facing shores of Kaua‘i, O‘ahu, Moloka‘i, Maui and the Big Island until 6 a.m. Thurday, March 7, 2019.

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. Know your limits; when in doubt, do not go out.

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 6 p.m. Sunday, March 10.

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

A Small Craft Advisory indicates inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller vessels, should avoid navigating in these hazardous conditions.

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