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High Surf Warning

Statement as of 3:26 AM HST on December 21, 2014

Expires 11:00 AM EST on December 23, 2014


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

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

* Surf... along north and west facing shores of Niihau and Kauai
and north facing shores of Oahu... Molokai and Maui... peaking at
25 to 30 feet tonight and Monday. Along west facing shores of
Oahu and Molokai... peaking at 15 to 20 feet tonight and Monday.

* Timing... surf will begin building by daybreak on Kauai... during
the morning hours on Oahu... and by midday across Maui County.

* Impacts... high... expect ocean water occasionally sweeping across
portions of beaches... very strong breaking waves and strong longshore
and rip currents. Breaking waves may occasionally impact harbors
making navigating The Harbor channel dangerous.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Large breaking surf... significant shorebreak... and dangerous
currents make entering the water very hazardous. Anyone entering
the water could face significant injury or death. Boaters should
be aware of an increased number of surfers and body boarders
utilizing The Harbor channel to access surfing areas.





Record Report

Statement as of 4:33 PM HST on December 20, 2014


... Record high temperature set at Kahului hi...

A record high temperature of 87 degrees was tied today at Kahului hi
today.
This ties the old record of 87 set in 1997.


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