Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
701 AM HST SUN JUL 24 2016

HIZ005>011-250615-
OAHU-
701 AM HST SUN JUL 24 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR EAST FACING SHORES...

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 TO 5 FEET THROUGH MONDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 1 TO 3 FEET THROUGH MONDAY.

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE 6 TO 10 FEET TODAY...LOWERING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET MONDAY.

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 TO 4 FEET THIS
MORNING...RISING TO 4 TO 7 FEET THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS
EVENING...THEN LOWERING TO 3 TO 5 FEET ON MONDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH SUNDAY JULY 31:
SWELLS FROM TROPICAL STORM DARBY WILL GRADUALLY LOWER AS IT MOVES
OFF TO THE WEST. HOWEVER...TRADE WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE
SHORT PERIOD CHOPPY SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES THROUGH THE WEEK.
THERE WILL ALSO BE A SERIES OF SMALL SOUTHERLY SWELLS THROUGH MOST
OF WEEK WITH SURF HEIGHTS REMAINING BELOW ADVISORY LEVELS.

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.

$$

BURKE



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