High Surf Advisory
Statement as of 3:18 AM HST on December 13, 2013
... High surf advisory remains in effect from 10 am this morning
to 6 am HST Sunday...
A high surf advisory remains in effect from 10 am this morning to
6 am HST Sunday.
* Surf... north facing shores... rising rapidly to 14 to 18 feet
this afternoon... and peaking at 20 to 24 feet tonight. West
facing shores... rising rapidly to 8 to 12 feet this
afternoon... and peaking at 12 to 18 feet tonight.
* Timing... building today and peaking tonight.
* Impacts... moderate... expect strong breaking waves... shore
break... and strong longshore and rip currents making swimming
difficult and dangerous.
Precautionary/preparedness actions... beachgoers... swimmers... and
surfers should heed all advice given by ocean safety officials
and exercise caution.