The National Weather Service has issued a HIGH SURF ADVISORY for NORTH AND WEST FACING SHORES of MOLOKAI and NORTH FACING SHORES of MAUI which is in effect from 4:00 p.m. this afternoon until 6:00 p.m. Friday.
A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in the advisory area, producing rip currents and localized beach erosion.
EFFECTS: An increasing northwest swell will produce advisory level surf starting... Read on...
At approximately 4:00 p.m. this afternoon, the Olowalu siren malfunctioned, sending an audible tone. THERE IS NO EMERGENCY.
We apologize for this inconvenience and are looking into the cause of the system malfunction. Thank you for your patience and understanding.