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High Surf Advisory in Effect For Big Island

December 26, 2020, 3:29 PM HST
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3:23 PM HST, Saturday, Dec. 26, 2020

HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM HST SUNDAY

WHAT: Large breaking waves of 7 to 10 feet.

WHERE: East facing shores of the Big Island.

WHEN: Until 6 AM HST Sunday.

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

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

Boaters should expect recreational surfers and body boarders utilizing harbor channels to access surfing areas.

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