High surf advisory issued for Hawaii's east shores

Courtesy: National Weather Service
Courtesy: National Weather Service

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Beachgoers can expect rough and choppy surf conditions through Tuesday morning. The National Weather Service has issued a high surf advisory for east facing shores across the state.

The advisory includes the east shores of Oahu, Kauai, Molokai, Maui and the Big Island.

Officials say surf is expected between six and eight feet.

A high surf advisory indicates large breaking waves will affect beaches in the advisory area, producing dangerous rip currents.

The high surf advisory remains in effect until 6 p.m. Tuesday.

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