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Surf up to 28 feet possible as swell rolls in

An approaching swell will bring warning-level surf to north and west shores of the Hawaiian islands (Image: Marco Mitre) An approaching swell will bring warning-level surf to north and west shores of the Hawaiian islands (Image: Marco Mitre)
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A high surf warning has been issued for north- and east-facing shores of Oahu, Kauai, Molokai and Maui.

Forecasters say surf could reach up to 28 feet along north shores and 15 feet along east shores.

Meanwhile, a high surf advisory is also in effect for north and east shores of the Big Island.

Both the warning and advisory are in effect until 6 a.m. Tuesday.

Expect strong breaking waves and strong currents that will make swimming difficult and dangerous.  

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