Big Island North and East Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

High Surf Advisory
Statement as of 3:37 PM HST on October 20, 2014

...High surf advisory remains in effect until 6 am HST Tuesday...

A high surf advisory remains in effect until 6 am HST Tuesday.

* Surf...10 to 15 feet along north facing shores of the Niihau... Kauai...Oahu...Molokai...Maui...and The Big Island.

* Timing...through tonight.

* Impacts...moderate...expect strong breaking waves...shore break...and strong long shore 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.