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High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 3:20 AM HST on August 29, 2015


... High surf advisory remains in effect from 6 am this morning to
6 PM HST Sunday...

A high surf advisory remains in effect from 6 am this morning to
6 PM HST Sunday.

* Surf... 5 to 8 feet today... increasing to 10 to 14 feet late
Sunday.

* Timing... building through Sunday.

* 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. Know your
limits... when in doubt... do not go out.


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Tropical Storm Watch

Statement as of 5:51 AM HST on August 29, 2015

Expires 6:30 PM EDT 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. Have supplies on hand
and be ready for power outages. Evacuate if ordered by local
officials.


... Probability of tropical storm/hurricane conditions...
on The Big Island... the chance for hurricane conditions at this
time is less than or equal to 7 percent. Also... the chance for
tropical storm conditions at this time ranges from 29 to 51
percent. This represents a general upward trend since the last
forecast.

... Winds...
there is potential for sustained winds to reach tropical storm
force of 39 mph as early as Monday morning.

... Storm surge and storm tide...
swells generated by Ignacio will begin to arrive along east and
southeast facing shores of The Big Island later today and increase
to 15 to 20 feet on Sunday through Monday. Resultant surf will be
large and potentially life-threatening... especially on The Big
Island later this weekend and early next week. Some coastal
inundation of low lying areas... including but not limted to the
Kapoho area... is expected especially at high tide.

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



Record Report

Statement as of 4:44 PM HST on August 28, 2015


... Record high temperature set at Hilo hi...
... Record high temperatures tied at Kahului and Honolulu...
... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Lihue hi...

A record high temperature of 90 degrees was set at Hilo hi today.
This breaks the old record of 89 set in 1971.

The record high temperature of 92 degrees at Kahului today tied the
old record of 92 set in 2006.

The record high temperature of 92 degrees at Honolulu todaytied the
old record of 92 set in 1986.

A record of 1.36 inches of rainfall was set at Lihue hi today.
This breaks the old record of 0.32 inches set in 2011.



Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Winter Weather Statement , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report
California - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Special Statement
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - Tropical Storm Watch , High Surf Advisory , Record Report
Idaho - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Public Information Statement
Indiana - Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Record Report
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Dense Smoke Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert
Nevada - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Fire Weather Warning
Oregon - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , High Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert , Special Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
Texas - Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Washington - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Dust Storm Warning , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert , Special Statement
Wisconsin - Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch