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Giant waves slammed onto a highway near Honolulu, moving large boulders onto the roads, making travel difficult. (Photo: iStock)

Waves with up to 70-foot faces rolled into Oahu’s North Shore on Monday, forcing an hours-long closure of Kamehameha Highway and damaging homes, according to Hawaii News Now

On Tuesday, National Weather Service officials said the swell was one of the strongest surf events in Hawaii in the last 50 years. And, they warned, another swell is on its heels.

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