Marine warning, wind, high surf and coastal flood in effect

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VALID: MARINE WARNING.
VALID: WIND ADVISORY.
VALID: HIGH SURF ADVISORY
VALID: COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY

An intense high-pressure system centered South of Southern Cooks continues to direct fresh to
strong easterly winds across Samoa.

The latest observations indicated strong gusts of more than 60km/h, elevating waves and swells to 4 metres. These conditions are predicted to impact the forecast zone through the coming weekend.

Thus, the High Surf and Coastal Flood Advisories are now in force to reflect the mentioned situation. For tonight, anticipate some scattered showers with a few thunderstorms likely. Expect strong and gusty winds at times.

Potential Impacts:
Strong and gusty winds at times. Very rough seas and high surf with possible coastal inundation
to exposed locations.