POSTED: 03:56 p.m. HST, Mar 19, 2014
LAST UPDATED: 03:58 p.m. HST, Mar 19, 2014
A high surf advisory is in effect for the east-facing shores of most of the islands until 6 a.m. Thursday.
The swell is expected to generate surf up to 6 to 8 feet for the east shores of Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Maui and the Big Island, according to the National Weather Service.
Forecasters say the surf will remain elevated through 6 p.m. today.
Beachgoers should heed all advice from Ocean Safety officials.