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High Surf Advisory Extended Through Sunday Night

December 27, 2020, 10:30 AM HST
* Updated December 27, 10:32 AM
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National Weather Service, Sunday, Dec. 27, 2020

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

WHAT: Large breaking waves of 6 to 8 feet.

WHERE: East-facing shores of the Big Island.

WHEN: Until 6 PM HST Sunday evening.

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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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