Molokai, Maui under high surf advisory

Molokai and Maui are under a high surf advisory today, with waves of up to 16 feet expected along some shores.

A northwest swell was expected to arrive Friday night and build surf heights along most north- and west-facing shores, according to the National Weather Service.

Waves were predicted to reach 12 to 16 feet along north-facing shores of Molokai and Maui, and 8 to 12 feet along west-facing shores of Molokai.

The advisory is in effect until 6 p.m. today.


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