400  
WHPQ40 PGUM 290446  
CFWPQ  
 
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU  
246 PM CHST WED MAR 29 2017  
   
OVERVIEW
 
LARGE TRADE-WIND SWELL AND WIND WAVES WILL MAINTAIN  
HAZARDOUS SURF FOR KOSRAE THROUGH THURSDAY. COMBINING WITH A KING  
TIDE CYCLE...COASTAL INUNDATION IS ALSO POSSIBLE THROUGH THURSDAY  
NIGHT.  
 

 
 
PMZ174-291700-  
KOSRAE-  
246 PM CHST WED MAR 29 2017  
   
..HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT ALONG EAST FACING SHORES
 
 
HAZARDOUS SURF OF 7 TO 9 FEET WILL CONTINUE ALONG EAST FACING SHORES  
TONIGHT...THEN GRADUALLY SUBSIDE TO BETWEEN 6 AND 8 FEET THURSDAY  
AFTERNOON AND BELOW HAZARDOUS LEVELS THURSDAY NIGHT.  
 
COMBINING WITH A KING HIGH TIDE CYCLE OF MORE THAN 6 FEET ABOVE THE  
AVERAGE LOW TIDE...COASTAL INUNDATION OF 1 TO 2 FEET IS POSSIBLE  
DURING HIGH TIDES ALONG EAST FACING SHORES THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT.  
MOST VULNERABLE AREAS WILL BE LELU ISLAND...THE CAUSEWAY NEAR YEN YEN  
AND INFAL TAFUYAT.  
 
AVOID VENTURING OUT TO REEF LINES AND EXPOSED BEACHES...ESPECIALLY  
ALONG EAST FACING SHORES...AS RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE THREATENING.  
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG EAST FACING SHORES SHOULD MONITOR WATER LEVELS  
AND TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT CROPS AND PROPERTY.  
 

 
 
AYDLETT  
 
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