Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
400 AM HST WED OCT 1 2014

HIZ005>011-020200-
OAHU-
400 AM HST WED OCT 1 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR SOUTH FACING SHORES...

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 7 TO 10 FEET
TODAY...DECREASING TO 6 TO 8 FEET THURSDAY.

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 TO 4 FEET THROUGH THURSDAY.

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 6 TO 10 FEET
TODAY...DECREASING TO 5 TO 8 FEET THURSDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 5 TO 8 FEET TODAY...DECREASING
TO 4 TO 6 FEET THURSDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH TUESDAY OCTOBER 7:
ADVISORY LEVEL SURF WILL CONTINUE OVER SOUTH FACING SHORES THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...THEN GRADUALLY DECLINING THURSDAY NIGHT AND INTO
FRIDAY. A SERIES OF MODERATE NORTHWEST SWELLS WILL ARRIVE DURING THE
WEEKEND AND POSSIBLY LASTING THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

SURF HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST HEIGHTS OF THE FACE OR FRONT OF WAVES. THE
SURF FORECAST IS BASED ON THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE ONE THIRD LARGEST WAVES...IN THE ZONE OF MAXIMUM
REFRACTION. SOME WAVES MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE AS HIGH AS THE
SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. EXPECT TO ENCOUNTER RIP CURRENTS IN OR NEAR
ANY SURF ZONE.

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