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High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 3:41 AM HST on August 30, 2015


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

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a high surf
advisory... which is in effect until 6 PM HST Tuesday.

* Surf... along east facing shores... rising to 6 to 12 feet today.

* Timing... today through Tuesday.

* 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. Boaters should
expect recreational surfers and body boarders utilizing Harbor
channels to access surfing areas.





Tropical Storm Watch

Statement as of 5:32 AM HST on August 30, 2015

Expires 6:30 PM EDT on August 30, 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...
based on the latest forecast... there is little chance for
hurricane conditions. Also... the chance for tropical storm
conditions at this time ranges from 21 to 31 percent. This
represents a general downward trend since the last forecast.

... Winds...
although the latest forecast is for sustained winds to remain
below tropical storm force of 39 mph... 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 island of Maui... and will result in surf
heights of 6 to 12 feet today... reaching up to 15 to 20 feet on
Monday through Tuesday. The high surf is expected to create
dangerous currents. Some coastal inundation of low lying areas 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.



Record Report

Statement as of 6:24 PM HST on August 29, 2015


... Record high temperature set at Hilo hi...

A record high temperature of 89 degrees was set at Hilo hi today.
This breaks the old record of 88 set in 2007.


Weather Severe Map
Alaska - High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Wind Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement
Hawaii - Tropical Storm Watch , High Surf Advisory , High Surf Warning , Record Report
Idaho - Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Illinois - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Public Information Statement
Montana - High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Nebraska - Public Information Statement
Nevada - Record Report
North Carolina - Beach Hazard Statement
Ohio - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Oregon - Air Quality Alert
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory
Texas - Special Statement , Record Report
Washington - Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Wyoming - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement