Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
400 AM HST SAT MAY 27 2017

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400 AM HST SAT MAY 27 2017

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

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 TO 4 FEET THROUGH SUNDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 5 TO 8 FEET TODAY...THEN
WILL GRADUALLY LOWER TO 4 TO 6 FEET TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.

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

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 6 TO 10 FEET TODAY...THEN
WILL GRADUALLY LOWER TO 5 TO 8 FEET TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH SATURDAY JUNE 03:
ELEVATED SURF DUE TO A LARGE SOUTH-SOUTHWEST SWELL COMBINED WITH
RECORD-LEVEL KING TIDES DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING
HOURS WILL ENHANCE WAVE RUNUP ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES THROUGH LATE
MONDAY...LIKELY FLOODING PORTIONS OF BEACHES THAT NORMALLY REMAIN DRY.
THE SOUTH-SOUTHWEST SWELL WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE EARLY NEXT WEEK...
WITH SURF AND TIDES ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES TRENDING TOWARD NORMAL
VALUES. OTHERWISE...A SMALL SHORT-PERIOD NORTH-NORTHEAST SWELL WILL
PERSIST THROUGH MONDAY. A SMALL TO MODERATE NORTH-NORTHWEST SWELL
ARRIVING MONDAY NIGHT IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH MID-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...AT THE LOCATIONS OF THE LARGEST
BREAKERS. 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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HOUSTON


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