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High surf advisory for east shores extended

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EAST HONOLULU, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A High Surf Advisory has been extended until 6 p.m. Saturday for the east facing shores of all Hawaiian islands.

Forecasters at the National Weather Service say strong trade winds will keep surf very rough and exceeding advisory levels along east-facing shores.

Surf heights of 6 to 8 feet are expected

You can expect strong breaking waves, shore break and strong longshore and rip currents that will make swimming difficult and dangerous.

Beachgoers, swimmers and surfers should heed all advice given by ocean safety officials and exercise caution.

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