High Surf Advisory issued for south shores

High Surf Advisory issued for south shores

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A series of south swells will bring advisory-level surf to the islands this weekend.

The National Weather Service has issued a High Surf Advisory for south-facing shores of Oahu, Molokai, Kauai, Niihau, Lanai, Maui and the Big Island.

The advisory is in effect until 6 a.m. Saturday.

Forecasters said surf will reach 8 feet through Saturday morning.

Beachgoers should expect strong breaking waves, shore break and strong longshore and rip currents, making swimming difficult and dangerous.

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