High-surf warning in effect off 6 islands
A high-surf warning remains in effect at least through this afternoon for the north and west shores of Oahu, Kauai, Niihau and Molokai and the north shores of Maui.
Surf of 25 to 35 feet on Friday was expected to drop to 16 to 25 feet today along the north and west shores of Kauai and Niihau and the north shores of Oahu, Molokai and Maui. The west shores of Oahu and Molokai can expect surf of 15 to 20 feet, the National Weather Service said.
Surf of 8 to 12 feet also is expected along the west shores of Hawaii island until at least 6 p.m., the weather service said. In Kailua-Kona, that combined with a high tide at 5:30 a.m. could mean waves washing over Alii Drive.