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Saturday Weather | Light trades and big surf this weekend | Local [Video]

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR SOUTH FACING SHORES....The current south (180 deg) swell will decline slightly justbelow advisory levels today, but a bigger moderate long periodsouth- southwest (190-200 deg) swell is expected to slowly fillin this afternoon as long period forerunners arrive, then peakSunday night into Monday....HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST MONDAY...* WHAT...Surf up to 10 feet.* WHERE...South facing shores of all Hawaiian Islands.* WHEN...Until 6 PM HST Monday.* IMPACTS...Moderate. Strong breaking waves and strong currentswill make swimming dangerous.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...Heed all advice from ocean safety officials. When in doubt, don'tgo out.&&

Over the weekend the ridge is expected to lift northward, allowing trade winds to gradually return and strengthen. Moderate to locally breezy trade wind conditions are expected by Sunday, and persist into the middle of the new week.

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Houston roads submerged by floodwater as Hurricane Beryl hits Texas | News [Video]

Drone footage captured on Monday 8 July shows water flooding the city of Houston after the deadly Hurricane Beryl ripped through southeast Texas. At least three people were killed after the storm brought howling winds and torrential rain to the state. Beryl also inundated highways, closed oil ports, halted over 1,300 flights and knocked out power for more than 2.7 million homes and businesses. The seasons earliest Category 5 hurricane on record weakened after pounding the coastal Texas town of Matagorda with dangerous storm surges and heavy rain before moving across Houston, the US National Hurricane Center said.