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No serious injuries or damage as monster waves hit shores

By Leila Fujimori

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jan 24, 2014

~~<p>Gargantuan waves continued to pummel north and west shore beaches Thursday, the second day of a swell that happens only once every 10 to 20 years, but no serious injuries or major damage to property occurred.</p>
<p>About 20 to 40 of the most experienced surfers, including professionals, braved 50-foot waves on Oahu's North Shore on Wednesday, said Emergency Management spokes&shy;woman Shayne Enright.</p>
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Gargantuan waves continued to pummel north and west shore beaches Thursday, the second day of a swell that happens only once every 10 to 20 years, but no serious injuries or major damage to property occurred.

About 20 to 40 of the most experienced surfers, including professionals, braved 50-foot waves on Oahu's North Shore on Wednesday, said Emergency Management spokes­woman Shayne Enright. Login for more...



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