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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
852 AM HST SAT JAN 24 2015

PHZ110>118-120>124-250800-
KAUAI NORTHWEST WATERS-KAUAI WINDWARD WATERS-KAUAI LEEWARD WATERS-
KAUAI CHANNEL-OAHU WINDWARD WATERS-OAHU LEEWARD WATERS-
KAIWI CHANNEL-MAUI COUNTY WINDWARD WATERS-
MAUI COUNTY LEEWARD WATERS-PAILOLO CHANNEL-ALENUIHAHA CHANNEL-
BIG ISLAND WINDWARD WATERS-BIG ISLAND LEEWARD WATERS-
BIG ISLAND SOUTHEAST WATERS-
852 AM HST SAT JAN 24 2015

...LARGE WEST-NORTHWEST SWELL CONTINUES TODAY...

THE VERY LARGE WEST-NORTHWEST SWELL CONTINUES TODAY...PRODUCING
STRONG HARBOR SURGES AND LARGE BREAKING WAVES AT HARBOR ENTRANCES
EXPOSED TO THE SWELL. SOME LOCATIONS THAT CAN EXPECT IMPACTS FROM
THIS SWELL INCLUDE KIKIAOLA HARBOR ON KAUAI...WAIANAE AND HALEIWA
HARBORS ON OAHU...KAUMALAPAU HARBOR ON LANAI...AS WELL AS
HONOKOHAU AND KAWAIHAE HARBORS ON THE BIG ISLAND.

MARINERS SHOULD USE EXTREME CAUTION WHEN ENTERING OR LEAVING
PORT...AND WHEN MOORING OR LAUNCHING VESSELS. RECREATIONAL BOATERS
MAY WANT TO CONSIDER POSTPONING BOATING ACTIVITIES UNTIL
CONDITIONS IMPROVE.

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