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High Surf Advisory Remains in Effect for Big Island

September 28, 2019, 8:15 AM HST
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3:38 AM HST, Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019: National Weather Service Honolulu

HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THIS EVENING

Surf along south facing shores will hold at advisory levels today, then lower tonight through Sunday as the south swell fades.

Surf: 5 to 8 feet along south facing shores.

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

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Affected Areas: Big Island South-, North- and East-facing shores, as well as Kona.

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PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

Beachgoers, swimmers, and surfers should heed all advice given by ocean safety officials and exercise caution.

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