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NWS issues High Surf Advisory for north and west shores

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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A high surf advisory is in effect until 4 a.m. on Saturday for the north and west shores of Niihau, Kauai, Oahu and Molokai, and the north shore of Maui, according to the National Weather Service in Honolulu.

Forecasters said surf will be between 12 to 16 feet for north shores, and 8 to 12 feet for west shores. They expect strong breaking waves, shore break and strong longshore and rip currents. 

Swimmers, surfers and all beachgoers should exercise caution and heed all advice by ocean safety officials.

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