High Surf Advisory Issued for Big Island Shores
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.
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.