High Surf Advisory Extended to Tuesday
4:16 AM HST Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021: National Weather Service in Honolulu
HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST TUESDAY
* WHAT: Surf of 12 to 16 feet along north facing shores, and 8 to 12 feet for west facing shores. Surf rising to 7 to 10 feet along east facing shores today.
* WHERE: East-facing shores of Big Island.
* WHEN: For east-facing shores, until 6 p.m. HST Tuesday.
* 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.