This is a High Surf Advisory message for Wednesday morning, November 15 at 7:45.

The National Weather Service has issued a High Surf Advisory for the East facing shores of Hawaii Island from today through tomorrow.  Surf is forecasted up to 10 feet. The highest threat will coincide with the high tides, which will occur at 1 PM today and 2 AM tomorrow morning. A High Surf Advisory means there is a threat to life and property from the surf.

Due to the High Surf Advisory, the following are in effect:

Oceanfront residents and beachgoers along the affected shores are advised to be on the alert for high and dangerous surf.

As a precaution, boat owners and oceanfront residents should take action to secure their property before nightfall.

Closures of roads and beaches may occur without notice.

This website will be updated and you will be informed of any conditions that may affect your safety. Thank you. Have a safe day, this is your Hawai’i County Civil Defense Agency.

 


This is a High Surf Advisory information message for Friday morning, November 10 at 6:30.

The National Weather Service has issued a High Surf Advisory for the North facing shores of Kohala, Hamakua, Hilo and Puna today through the weekend. A High Surf Advisory means there is a threat to life and property from the surf.

Surf is forecast to increase up to 16 feet today. Highest impacts will coincide with the high tide period, which will occur at 9 AM this morning. Oceanfront residents, surfers and beachgoers along the affected shores are advised to be on the alert for possible high and dangerous surf. You are advised to exercise caution due to the unpredictability of huge swells and dangerous surf.

Due to potential High Surf impacts and debris, Hilo Bayfront Highway is closed. Additional closures of roads and beaches may occur without notice.

This website will be updated and you will be informed of any conditions that may affect your safety.

Thank you for listening. Have a safe day, this is your Hawai’i County Civil Defense.

 

Text Message:

High Surf Advisory now in effect for North facing shores of Kohala, Hamakua, Hilo and Puna. Surf forecasted to increase up to 16 ft. today, with highest impacts at high tide at 9 AM. Due to high surf, Hilo Bayfront Highway is closed. Additional road and beach closures may occur without notice. More info: www.hawaiicounty.gov/active-alerts

 

 


This is a High Surf Advisory information message for Thursday, November 9 at Noon.

The National Weather Service has issued a High Surf Advisory for the East facing shores of Kohala, Hamakua, Hilo and Puna starting this afternoon through the weekend.

A High Surf Advisory means there is a threat to life and property from the surf.

Surf is forecasted to increase up to 15 feet starting later today. Highest impacts will coincide with the high tide period, which will occur at 8 PM tonight, and 9 AM tomorrow.

Oceanfront residents and beachgoers along the affected shores are advised to be on the alert for possible high and dangerous surf.

You are advised to exercise caution due to the unpredictability of huge swells and dangerous surf.

As a precaution, boat owners and oceanfront residents should take action to secure their property.

Due to potential High Surf impacts and debris, closures of roads and beaches may occur without notice.

This website will be updated and you will be informed of any conditions that may affect your safety.

Thank you. Have a safe day, this is your Hawai’i County Civil Defense.

Text Message:

National Weather Service issued a High Surf Advisory for East facing shores of Kohala, Hamakua, Hilo and Puna starting from this afternoon through the weekend. Road and beach closures due to high surf may occur without notice. More info: www.hawaiicounty.gov/active-alerts