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High Surf Warning

Statement as of 3:46 PM HST on August 31, 2015

Expires 12:00 PM EDT on September 02, 2015

... High surf warning in effect until 6 am HST Wednesday...

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a high surf
warning... which is in effect until 6 am HST Wednesday. The high
surf advisory is no longer in effect.

* Surf... along east facing shores of Kauai Oahu Molokai and
western Maui... increasing to 8 to 12 feet tonight and rising to
10 to 15 feet Tuesday.

* Timing... building tonight and peaking Tuesday. The large surf
will be reinforced on Wednesday by swell from distant Hurricane
Jimena. Elevated surf will persist through at least the weekend.

* Impacts... high... expect ocean water occasionally sweeping across
portions of beaches... very strong breaking waves and strong
longshore and rip currents. Breaking waves may occasionally
impact harbors making navigating The Harbor channel dangerous.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

These dangerous conditions mean that only highly experienced
persons should enter the water. Inexperienced persons should
remain off beaches and adjacent beachfront areas. Large breaking
surf... significant shorebreak... and dangerous currents make
entering the water very hazardous. Anyone entering the water
could face significant injury or death.

Record Report

Statement as of 4:32 PM HST on August 31, 2015

... Record high temperature tied at Hilo hi...
... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Lihue hi...

The record high temperature of 89 degrees was tied at Hilo hi today.
This ties the old record of 89 degrees set in 1996.

A record rainfall of 0.69 inches was set at Lihue hi today.
This breaks the old record of 0.36 set in 1993.

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Alaska - High Surf Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Colorado - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Air Quality Alert
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Warning , Record Report
Idaho - Air Quality Alert
Indiana - Areal Flood Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Special Statement
Kentucky - Air Quality Alert
Maryland - Air Quality Alert
Michigan - Special Statement
Montana - Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Fire Weather Watch
New Jersey - Air Quality Alert
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
Oregon - Air Quality Alert , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Record Report , Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Record Report
Utah - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Air Quality Alert
Washington - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement