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WHZS40 NSTU 291330
CFWPPG

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PAGO PAGO AS
230 AM SST THU JAN 29 2015

ASZ001>003-300215-
TUTUILA-AUNUU-MANUA-SWAINS-
230 AM SST THU JAN 29 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR NORTH FACING SHORES...

* SURF...LARGE SURFS OF 8 TO 10 FEET WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT NORTH
  FACING SHORES. STRONG WINDS ASSOCIATED WITH THE MONSOONAL TROUGH
  WILL GENERATE LOCALIZED SWELLS AND HAZARDOUS SURFS THAT WILL
  PEAK TO NEAR 14 FEET DURING THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

* TIMING...THROUGH SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS SURFS AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY INDICATES LARGE BREAKING WAVES WILL AFFECT
BEACHES IN THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS
AND LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION. ALSO...IT IS EXTREMELY DANGEROUS TO
FISH OR OBSERVE WAVES FROM THE SHORELINE DURING HIGH SURF CONDITIONS.
UNWARY BEACH WALKERS CAN BE CAUGHT OFF GUARD AS WAVES SUDDENLY
RACE FARTHER UP THE BEACH THAN NORMAL.

&&

FAUTUAGA MO GALU MAUALULUGA
OFISA O LE TAU PAGO PAGO AS
230 VAVEAO ASO TOFI IANUARI 29 2015

...O LO`O FAAAUAU FAUTUAGA MO GALU MAUALULUGA MO TALAFATAI I MATU
O LE ATUNUU...

* GALU...O LE A `AAFIA TALAFATAI I MATU O LE ATUNUU I GALU
  MAUALULUGA E 8 I LE 10 FUTU. O LE A SI`ISI`I TULAGA O SAMI MA
  GALU MA O LE A MAFAI ONA O`O ATU I LE 14 FUTU I LE ASO TOFI MA
  LE ASO FARAILE.

* TAIMI...SEIA O`O I LE ASO SA.

* NOFOAGA AAFIA...E TETELE GALU MA MALOLOSI `AAVE O LE SAMI.

FAUTUAGA/TAPENAGA...

O FAUTUAGA MO GALU MAUALULUGA E FAAILOA MAI AI LE MALOLOSI MA LE
TETELE O GALU O LE A AAFIA AI GATAIFALE MA MATAFAGA...MA O LE A
MALOLOSI AAVE O LE SAMI E ONO SOLO AI NISI O VAEGA O LE MATAFAGA.
ONA O LE SIISII O TULAGA O PEAU O LE SAMI...E FAUTUA ATU AI LE MAMALU LAUTELE
MA LE AU FAI FAIVA INA IA FAAUTAGIA MAI LENEI FAUTUAGA ONA O LE
MAUALULUGA O GALU UA IAI NEI.

$$








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