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High Surf Advisory Issued for Big Island Shores

July 8, 2019, 6:21 AM HST
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3:13 AM HST, Monday, July 8, 2019: National Weather Service Honolulu

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a High Surf Advisory, which is in effect until 6 AM HST Tuesday for south, north and east Big Island shores.

SURF: Along east-facing shores of the Big Island and Maui, 9 to 14 feet through Tuesday morning.

IMPACTS, Moderate: Expect strong breaking waves, shore break, and strong longshore and rip currents making swimming difficult and dangerous.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

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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.

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