High Surf Warning issued ahead of large Northwest swell

Image from Jaws taken on Sunday - Courtesy: Dooma Photos
Image from Jaws taken on Sunday - Courtesy: Dooma Photos

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A High Surf Warning is in effect for north and west facing shores of Niihau, Kauai, Oahu and Molokai.

The National Weather Service says the surf will build during the remainder of Friday afternoon and overnight, peak at warning levels on Saturday then slowly diminish Saturday night.

Surf should reach 25 to 35 feet along north facing beaches and 15 to 25 feet along west facing beaches.

The surf will drop to advisory levels Sunday and remain very hazardous.

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