Pahala, HI (96777)

6:48 PM HST on August 29, 2015 (GMT -1000)
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Location: Mountain View, HI
Elevation: 1047 ft
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Active Advisory: High Surf Warning, Tropical Storm Watch () Active Notice: Record Report

Elev 1047 ft 19.03 °N, 155.63 °W | Updated 1 minute ago

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Full, 100% visible
Pressure 29.86 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 77 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 0.00 in
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METAR PHTO 300353Z 02006KT 10SM CLR 28/23 A2986 RMK AO2 SLP110 T02830228
Pressure 29.86 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 77 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 0 out of 12
Pollen Not available.
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR PHTO 300353Z 02006KT 10SM CLR 28/23 A2986 RMK AO2 SLP110 T02830228
Hurricane Ignacio strengthened into a Category 4 hurricane Saturday and its current forecast track takes it just north of The Big Island Monday. While it is not a direct threat to make landfall in Hawaii, a track slightly to the south of its current forecast track could deteriorate weather conditions in the state. See the forecast track

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High Surf Warning
Statement as of 3:31 PM HST on August 29, 2015

... High surf warning in effect until 6 PM HST Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a high surf
warning... which is in effect until 6 PM HST Tuesday. The high
surf advisory is no longer in effect.

* Surf... 6 to 12 overnight... rising to 15 to 20 feet late Sunday.

* Very high... expect ocean water surging and sweeping across
beaches... coastal benches... and lava flows creating the
potential for impacts to coastal properties and
infrastructure... including roadways. Powerful longshore and rip
currents will be present at most beaches. Large breaking waves
and strong currents may impact Harbor entrances and channels
causing challenging boat handling.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

These dangerous conditions mean that only highly experienced
persons should enter the water. Inexperienced persons should
remain off beaches and adjacent beachfront areas. Large breaking
surf... significant shorebreak... and dangerous currents make
entering the water very hazardous. Anyone entering the water could
face significant injury or death.






Tropical Storm Watch
Statement as of 5:39 PM HST on August 29, 2015

... Tropical storm watch remains in effect...

... Precautionary/preparedness actions...
precautionary/preparedness actions...

Loose objects such as lawn furniture... garbage cans... and other
items should be secured or stored indoors.


... Probability of tropical storm/hurricane conditions...
the chance for hurricane conditions at this time very small.
Also... the chance for tropical storm conditions at this time
ranges from 20 to 44 percent. This represents a general
steady trend since the last forecast.

... Winds...
although the latest forecast is for sustained winds to remain
below tropical storm force of 39 mph... 34 knots... only a small
change in the track of Ignacio could result in higher winds.

... Storm surge and storm tide...
swells generated by Ignacio will increase along east and southeast
facing shores of The Big Island... and will result in surf heights
of 15 to 20 feet on Sunday through Tuesday. The high surf is
expected to create dangerous currents. Some coastal inundation of
low lying areas... including but not limited to the Kapoho
area... is expected especially at high tide.

... Inland flooding...
total rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches... with isolated amounts
near 6 inches mainly in areas of higher terrain... are possible.